Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Maxine No. 2
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -120.657815452, 50.758105966
Geologic map unit -120.657815452, 50.758105966
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 azurite, bornite, chalcocite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, malachite, native copper, pyrite
Associated rocks syenite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic

Commodity and development information

Development status Past Producer
Major commodities Cu, Au, Ag
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Grades: 4.1 percent Cu, 74.4 g/t Ag.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)