Porphyry copper prospect in Kerman, Iran

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Jangal Qaem
Tract name Kerman (142pCu9016)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Iran
State or province Kerman
Geographic location 57.45, 29.0917
Geologic map unit 57.45, 29.0917
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Eocene or younger
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, epidote, magnetite
Associated rocks volcanic rocks, limestone
Tectonic setting continental margin
Stratigraphic age Eocene or younger

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu
Trace commodities Fe
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Cu porphyry prospect; zone 1: 0.7% Cu; zone 2: 0.38% Cu.
Study area name Tethys
References Iran Geological Survey (2012a)
Site reference Z├╝rcher and others (in press)