Eagle

Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 9696
Alternate names Nighthawk
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -124.862817717, 55.184205582
Geologic map unit -124.862817717, 55.184205582
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, pyrite
Associated rocks diorite, monzonite, augite porphyry
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Early Jurassic

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu, Au, Ag
Minor commodities Fe
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.87 percent Cu, 0.32 g/t Au, 3.85 g/t Ag.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)