Ace

Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 9603
Alternate names Kingpin
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Group name Afton-Ajax Group
Included sites Group includes Afton, Ajax JV, Big Onion, DM-Audra-Crescent, Galaxy, Iron Mask, and Rainbow deposits and Ace, Admiral Dewy, Crescent, Fargo, Kimberly, and Python prospects.
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -120.318315342, 50.585305998
Geologic map unit -120.318315342, 50.585305998
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 205Ma
Age determination method Inferred from U-Pb zircon age for Afton
Age range 205 Ma
Age reference unknown
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite
Associated rocks diorite, monzonite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.38 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)