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Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 9756
Alternate names Pat
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -131.576720104, 58.189504641
Geologic map unit -131.576720104, 58.189504641
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Triassic–Middle Jurassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, erythrite, hematite, magnetite, pyrite
Associated rocks diorite, monzonite, porphyry
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic–Middle Jurassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Three anomalous areas outlined by soil geochem and VLF surveys. Grades: 0.17 percent Cu, 6.1 g/t Au, 5.1 g/t Ag.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)