Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Strike
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Group name Axe-Primer Group
Included sites Strike, Lorna, Misseula Lake; Group includes Axe, Axe South zone, Axe West zone, Primer North zone deposits and Coke, Log, Man, Primer South zone, and Rum prospects.
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -120.554215155, 49.78000593
Geologic map unit -120.554215155, 49.78000593
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Triassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals bornite, chalcocite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite
Associated rocks diorite, microdiorite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.3786 percent Cu.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)