Porphyry copper prospect in Magadanskaya oblast', Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Orlinoe
Tract name Pacific Margin (142pCu8514)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Magadanskaya oblast'
Geographic location 160.067, 63.751
Geologic map unit 160.067, 63.751
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range 100–70 Ma (Age of Okhotsk-Chukotka metallogenic belt.)
Age reference Volkov, Savva and others (2006, p. 451)
Minerals chalcopyrite, fluorite, molybdenite, pyrite, wolframite
Associated rocks granite
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Late Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

Development status Unknown
Major commodities Cu, Mo
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Study area name Northeast Asia
References Goryachev and others (2006); Nokleberg and others (1996b); Nokleberg and others (1998); Volkov, Savva and others (2006)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)
Goryachev N.A., Rodionov S.M., Ratkin V.V., Shpikerman V.I., Eremin R.A., Sidorov A.A., Naumova V.V., 2006, Metallogenic belts and ore districts of the Russian East, chap. 8 of Khanchuk, A.I., ed., Geodynamics, magmatism, and metallogeny of the Russian East, Book 2: Dalnauka Publishing, Vladivostok, Russia, p. 779–854. [In Russian.]
Nokleberg, W.J., Bundtzen, T.K., Dawson, K.M., Eremin, R.A., Goryachev, N.A., Koch, R.D., Ratkin, V.V., Rozenblum, I.S., Shpikerman, V.I., Frolov, Y.F., Gorodinsky, M.E., Melnikov, V.D., Ognyanov, N.V., Petrachenko, E.D., Petrachenko, R.I., Pozdeev,A.I., Ross, K.V., Wood, D.H., Grybeck, Donald, Khanchuck, A.I., Kovbas, L.I., Nekrasov, I.Ya., and Sidorov, A.A., 1996b, Significant metalliferous lode deposits and placer districts for the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-513-A, 385 p. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1996/0513a/report.pdf.)Nokleberg, W.J., West, T.D., Dawson, K.M., Shpikerman, V.I., Bundtzen, T.K., Parfenov, L.M., Monger, J.W.H., Ratkin, V.V., Baranov, B.V., Byalobzhesky, S.G., Diggles, M.F., Eremin, R.A., Fujita, Kazuya, Gordey, S.P., Gorodinskiy, M.E., Goryachev, N.A., Feeney, T.D., Frolov, Y.F., Grantz, Arthur, Khanchuk, A.I., Koch, R.D., Natalin, B.A., Natapov, L.M., Norton, I.O., Patton, W.W. Jr., Plafker, George, Pozdeev, A.I., Rozenblum, I.S., Scholl, D.W., Sokolov, S.D., Sosunov, G.M., Stone, D.V., Tabor, R.W., Tsukanov, N.V., and Vallier, T.L., 1998, Summary terrane, mineral deposit, and metallogenic belt maps of the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-136, CD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-136.)Volkov, A.V., Savva, N.E., Sidorov, A.A., Egorov, V.N., Shapovalov, V.S., Prokof’ev, V.Yu., and Kolova, E.E., 2006, Spatial distribution and formation conditions of Au-bearing porphyry Cu-Mo deposits in the northeast of Russia: Geology of Ore Deposits, v. 48, p. 448–472. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1134/S107570150606002X.)