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Hematite Hematite
Nugget Hematite.png
Tier Small
Group Resource
Type Natural
Byte Value 300 Bytes

Hematite is a natural resource in Astroneer. Hematite is made of reddish-black, crystalline spikes.


Hematite can be found on the following planets:

Planet Locations
Icon Novus.png Novus Cave Layers
Icon Glacio.png Glacio Ice Dunes and Mantle Layers

The Trade Platform gives 2 Hematite for every 3 Scrap, up to 4 total for 6 Scrap.


Hematite is used to craft the following items:

Module Output Input
Smelting Furnace Iron Hematite


  • The primary ores of iron are hematite, limonite, magnetite and siderite, with hematite being the most commonly used for the production of iron.