Porphyry copper prospect in Baluchistan, Pakistan

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Koh-i-Dal, Kohi Dalil
Tract name Chagai (142pCu9013)
Group name Reko Diq Group
Included sites Group includes various Reko Diq (H8, H13, H14, H35), and Tanjeel deposits and Bukit Pashir, Koh-i-Dalil, North Koh-i-Dalil, Pharra Koh, various Reko Diq (H3, H7, H10, H12, H15, H27, H36, and H79), and Sam Koh prospects
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Pakistan
State or province Baluchistan
Geographic location 62.2058, 29.1325
Geologic map unit 62.2058, 29.1325
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 10.1Ma
Age determination method K-Ar
Age range 10.1 ±0.1 Ma
Age reference Perelló and others (2008)
Minerals biotite, chalcocite, chalcopyrite, chlorite, epidote, goethite, malachite, magnetite, pyrite, sericite
Associated rocks dacite porphyry, granodiorite porphyry, monzonite porphyry, tonalite porphyry, granodiorite, granite, sandstone, shale, siltstone, limestone, agglomerate, volcaniclastics, conglomerate, ash, tuff, andesite
Tectonic setting mixed
Stratigraphic age late Miocene

Commodity and development information

Development status Prospect
Major commodities Cu
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Cu porphyry prospect; calc-alkaline; exploration, drilling.
Study area name Tethys
References Ahmad (1992); Bhutta (2004); Kirkham and Dunne (2000); Mincor Resources NL (2003); Perelló and others (2008); Singer and others (2008)
Site reference Zürcher and others (in press)