To me, it seemed about as rare as platinum or palladium, and most of the time it was hanging out with its best friend osmium.
Painite: chemical formula CaZrAl9O15(BO3). Painite was added in The Mountain Update. Painite is an ore found very deep in the mines (2000m to 3000m) which awards 40,000 XP when mined. That was not a "go find commodity x" mission, those are represented by two arrows as their icon. Painite, Osmium, and Platinum (I think?) Nov 10, 2017 - Explore allaekimov's board "Painite" on Pinterest. Painite mineral data, information about Painite, its properties and worldwide locations. Care Although painites do have great resistance to scratching, they may also contain inclusions and fractures that make them susceptible to impacts from everyday wear or heat and vibrations from mechanical cleaning systems . The first two discovered painite specimens, weighing 1.7 and 2.118 grams, respectively, now reside in the Natural History Museum, London. The ore glows deep, blood red making it easy to tell if it's nearby. Highly sought after by socialites throughout occupied space, it is renowned for being one of the most valuable types of gemstone in the galaxy. The one you chose was a mining mission, with asteroids as the picture. button and it will list distances to the known Painite2 hotspots. Commodity Painite in Elite: Dangerous - Find the best buying and selling stations Painite was recognized as the rarest gem material on Earth, however many more stones have since been found.
Painite forms elongated, pseudo-orthorhombic transparent deep garnet-red crystals. Painite is an incredibly rare borate mineral that typically takes the form of a red gemstone. See more ideas about Gemstones, Gems and minerals and Minerals. can now only be obtained by mining or maybe piracy. Pleochroism is ruby-red and pale brownish orange or pale red-orange. To find one go to the list function of EDTools, type in your current system, under the "Examples (click):" heading click "Double Painite Hotspots", then click the "Go!" Back in the day when I was a miner i'd find painite in the metallic rings of a gas giant in a pristine system I was working. Highest % I ever found was one rock with 35-45% painite, that was a good day $_$.