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Earth elements are one of the eight divisions of the resources in No Man's Sky.


Earth elements are commonly used for base building, crafting various products and charging technologies.

Also glyph 3 / 16, glyph 6 / 16, glyph 9 / 16, glyph 12 / 16 and glyph 15 / 16 need to be charged with these type of elements, before a portal could be activated.


These elements can be found in flora, minerals, and Resource Deposits. Can also be refined.


Aquatic Mineral Extract[]
Compressed Atmospheric Gas[]
Harvested Substance[]
High Energy Substance[]
Localised Earth Element[]
Organic Compound[]
Processed Aquatic Mineral[]
Processed Subterranean Mineral[]
Subterranean Mineral[]

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