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The subject of this article is from the Desolation update.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 22 September, 2020.

Depot icon

Depot is a Point of Interest.


Depot (or Resource Depot) is a resource storage that usually consists of 4-5 containers. When the player destroys one, a Wanted level of 1 star will be placed upon the player and one Sentinel will arrive at the scene and an additional one per container up to total of three.


Each container yields one of the following resources or products when destroyed:

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Bird's eye view of a Depot

  • Maximum level of wanted stars that can be triggered is level 2.
  • It can also be located with the Signal Booster by scanning the area, or from Planetary charts - Secure Frequencies, but this option can provide locations for Manufacturing Facilities or Operations Centres as well.
  • It can be detected by scanning with an Exocraft that is outfitted with an Exocraft Signal Booster. The option to scan for it can be accessed through the Quick Menu by pressing ?/Key.x.png/? (PS4/PC/Xbox).
  • If player destroys all the contains at once or in less than 5 seconds, there will only be one Sentinel at the scene and only commence scanning protocol.

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