Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Sickle-Sophia
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc (003pCu2001x)
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -126.801962996, 57.332505343
Geologic map unit -126.801962996, 57.332505343
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Triassic–Jurassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, hematite, magnetite, pyrite
Associated rocks monzonite, quartz monzonite (on map)
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic–Jurassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.05 percent Cu, 0.22 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009); David Wilburn (written commun., 2008); Stealth Minerals Ltd. (2008)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)