Ores are items used for crafting found in the ground near Ore Deposits, which appear on the map once the player gets within about 500m of the deposit. Ores are collected by drilling the earth using the Drill Tool and exposing the collectible Ore items.

Ore Ore icon Makes Ingot Icon Found on Planet
5 x Iron Ore
Iron Ore
10 x Iron Ingots
Iron Ingot
ALL (Except Aestus, Aitis, Masperon, Ningues, Skillon)
5 x Copper Ore
10 x Copper Ingots
ALL (Except Aestus, Aitis, Masperon, Skillon, Zeyhines)
5 x Cobalt Ore
10 x Cobalt Ingots
ALL (Except Aestus, Aitis, Masperon, Ningues, Zeyhines)
5 x Neodymium Ore
Neodymium Ore
10 x Neodymium Ingots
Neodymium Ingot
ALL (Except Akua, Aestus, Aitis, Masperon, Oscutune, Skillon, Zeyhines)
5 x Silicon Ore
Silicon Ore
10 x Silicon Ingots
Silicon Ingot
ALL (Except Aestus, Aitis, Masperon, Ningues, Zeyhines)
5 x Erestrum Ore
Erestrum Ore
10 x Erestrum Ingots
Erestrum Ingot
Aestus and Aitis
5 x Zascosium Ore
Zascosium Ore
10 x Zascosium Ingots
Zascosium Ingot
5 x Sathium Ore
Sathium Ore
10 x Sathium Ingots
Sathium Ingot
ALL (except Akua, Omicron, Skillon, Zeyhines)
5 x Magnesium Ore
Magnesium Ore
10 x Magnesium Powder
Magnesium Powder
ALL (except Aitis, Ningues, Masperson, Skillon)
5 x Crushed Stone
10 Rock Dust
Rock Dust
1 x Promethium Ore
10 x Promethium Pellets
Promethium Pellets
ALL (except Aestus)

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As of pre-Alpha 4.1 if a ore resource is completly depleted on a planet then resource meteorites of that ore will fall on the planet.