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Lornex Mine, Highland Valley Copper Mine, Logan Lake, Kamloops Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 27' 1'' North , 121° 2' 35'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 50.45028,-121.04306


A copper mine, started in 1972.

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22 valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Early Jurassic - Late Triassic
174.1 - 237 Ma
Guichon Creek Batholith - Bethsaida Phase

Age: Mesozoic (174.1 - 237 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Guichon Creek Batholith - Bethsaida Phase

Description: Quartz monzonite to granodiorite and slightly younger porphyry dikes and plugs

Comments: P. Schiarizza and B. N. Church, 1996, The Geology of the Thompson-Okanagan Mineral Potential Assessment Region (East Part), OF 1996-20, BCGS

Lithology: Quartz monzonitic intrusive rocks

Reference: B.C. Geological Survey. British Columbia Digital Geology. [3]

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References

- Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2008): Porphyry copper deposits of the world: Database and grade and tonnage models, 2008. US Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1155.

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