Porphyry copper prospect in Magadanskaya oblast', Russian Federation

Names and other identifiers

Tract name Pacific Margin (142pCu8514)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Russian Federation
State or province Magadanskaya oblast'
Geographic location 160.3366667, 64.3366667
Geologic map unit 160.3366667, 64.3366667
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Early Cretaceous
Age reference Nokleberg and others (1993)
Minerals arsenopyrite, bornite, chalcopyrite, covellite, molybdenite, pyrite, pyrrhotite, sphalerite
Associated rocks porphyritic granodiorite
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age Early Cretaceous

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Ore body 1.5 km by 0.4-0.5 km; confined to stock of granodiorite, pyritic halo and propylitic alteration extend up to 1 km from pluton (Andrei F. Chitalin, written commun., 2009).
Study area name Northeast Asia
References Nokleberg and others (1993); Nokleberg and others (2005); Andrei F. Chitalin (written commun., 2009)
Site reference Mihalasky, Ludington, Alexeiev, and others (2015)