Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

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

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -121.310815933, 51.947205941
Geologic map unit -121.310815933, 51.947205941
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Triassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite, tetrahedrite
Associated rocks porphyritic monzonite, intrusive breccia
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 1.38 percent Cu, 5.1 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)