Formed over billions of years, these crystals are most often found embedded in space rock.

—In-Game Description

Asterite is an uncommon resource that can be found in any Empyrean mission. It is used in upgrading the Railjack.

Blueprints Requiring Asterite[edit | edit source]

Click to view the Blueprints requiring Asterite
Blueprints Type Quantity
(Research)
Apoc Mk I Ship Turret 75
Apoc Mk III Ship Turret 300
Carcinnox Mk I Ship Turret 75
Carcinnox Mk III Ship Turret 300
Cipher x100 Gear (300)
Cryophon Mk I Ship Turret 75
Cryophon Mk III Ship Turret 300
Galvarc Mk I Ship Ordnance 75
Galvarc Mk III Ship Ordnance 300
Lavan Apoc Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Lavan Carcinnox Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Lavan Cryophon Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Lavan Engines Mk III Ship Component 1,440
Lavan Photor Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Lavan Pulsar Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Lavan Reactor Mk III Ship Component 1,440
Lavan Shield Array Mk III Ship Component 1,440
Milati Mk I Ship Ordnance 75
Milati Mk III Ship Ordnance 300
Photor Mk I Ship Turret 75
Photor Mk III Ship Turret 300
Pulsar Mk I Ship Turret 75
Pulsar Mk III Ship Turret 300
Sigma Engines Mk I Ship Component 75
Sigma Engines Mk III Ship Component 300
Sigma Reactor Mk I Ship Component 75
Sigma Reactor Mk III Ship Component 300
Sigma Shield Array Mk I Ship Component 75
Sigma Shield Array Mk III Ship Component 300
Tycho Seeker Mk I Ship Ordnance 75
Tycho Seeker Mk III Ship Ordnance 300
Vidar Apoc Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Vidar Carcinnox Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Vidar Cryophon Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Vidar Engines Mk III Ship Component 1,440
Vidar Photor Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Vidar Pulsar Mk III Ship Turret 1,440
Vidar Reactor Mk III Ship Component 1,440
Vidar Shield Array Mk III Ship Component 1,440
Total 27,165 (+300)
Research Ghost Clan x1   Shadow Clan x3   Storm Clan x10   Mountain Clan x30   Moon Clan x100

Last updated: Hotfix 27.0.8

Gathering Tips[edit | edit source]

  • Destroying Asteroids, Red barrels, Metal scrap around wreckages, and Green rifts in any of the Empyrean missions has a chance to drop Asterite.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The name Asterite is derived from asteroid, an umbrella term for space rocks.

Patch History[edit | edit source]

Hotfix 27.0.9

  • Asterite Resource pickups now reward 2x as much Asterite.
    • Asterite costs for Wreckage were going a bit too slowly, so now you will earn it at twice the rate.

Update 27.0

  • Introduced.
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