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The subject of this article is from the Atlas Rises update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 23 July, 2018.

The subject of this article is from a previous version of No Man's Sky and is now considered obsolete.
The information from this article is kept for historical purposes and should not be further categorised.
Blue crystals often found on cold planets
Type Silicate
Rarity Rare
Blueprint Value 82.5 Units.png
Symbol Ch
Updated Origins

Chrysonite is a resource.


Chrysonite (Ch) is a member of the Silicate elements family.

Game description[]

A very powerful element used in many advanced technology blueprints, components and product formulas. Found in blue crystalline structures.


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Chrysonite can be mined from blue crystalline structures on planets or bought from merchants. Commonly found on the surface of cold planets. Chrysonite crystals were also found on paradise type planets.

An Advanced Mining Laser is required to extract the crystals.


Chrysonite is an obsolete resource and no longer has a purpose in the game.

Release history[]

  • Release - original game element
  • NEXT - removed from the game; the icon is now used by Ionised Cobalt
  • Origins- listed as an atmospheric component on some planet’s detailed stats. Does not effect gameplay, and is not harvestable.