Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Foe
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -124.58501763, 55.082505618
Geologic map unit -124.58501763, 55.082505618
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 183Ma
Age determination method Inferred from U-Pb zircon age for Mount Milligan
Age range 183 Ma
Age reference unknown
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, malachite, pyrite, pyrrhotite
Associated rocks augite-hornblende porphyry, diorite, monzonite, latite, syenite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Early Jurassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.18 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)