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To tame an Astrocetus, you must first knock it out using a Cannon mounted on a Tek Skiff. Use the Tips feature to share your Astrocetus taming strategy!

FOOD QTY TIME NARCS.EFFECT.
Extraordinary Kibble
Extraordinary Kibble
2201:16:47
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
96.7%
+72 Lvl (222)
Raw Mutton
Raw Mutton
4601:34:10
Bio Toxin 0
Narcotics 0
Narcoberries 0
86.7%
+65 Lvl (215)
Cooked Lamb Chop
Cooked Lamb Chop
8402:51:45
Bio Toxin 39
Narcotics 77
Narcoberries 349
65.7%
+49 Lvl (199)
Raw Prime Meat
Raw Prime Meat
5701:56:41
Bio Toxin 3
Narcotics 6
Narcoberries 27
80.7%
+60 Lvl (210)
Cooked Prime Meat
Cooked Prime Meat
11303:51:18
Bio Toxin 77
Narcotics 154
Narcoberries 698
51.4%
+38 Lvl (188)
Raw Prime Fish Meat
Raw Prime Fish Meat
14102:24:19
Bio Toxin 21
Narcotics 42
Narcoberries 188
40.4%
+30 Lvl (180)
Raw Meat
Raw Meat
17005:47:58
Bio Toxin 152
Narcotics 304
Narcoberries 1,381
31.9%
+23 Lvl (173)
Cooked Meat
Cooked Meat
33905:46:57
Bio Toxin 151
Narcotics 302
Narcoberries 1,375
10.5%
+7 Lvl (157)
Raw Fish Meat
Raw Fish Meat
42307:12:55
Bio Toxin 207
Narcotics 413
Narcoberries 1,879
7%
+5 Lvl (155)
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
Cooked Prime Fish Meat
28204:56:32
Bio Toxin 119
Narcotics 238
Narcoberries 1,080
14.5%
+10 Lvl (160)
Cooked Fish Meat
Cooked Fish Meat
84607:12:55
Bio Toxin 207
Narcotics 413
Narcoberries 1,879
1.8%
+1 Lvl (151)
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Knock Out

Cannon Ball
%
Cannon Ball
4
0.7%
CHANCE
OF DEATH
M.S.C.M.
%
M.S.C.M.
1
Rocket Propelled Grenade
%
Rocket Propelled Grenade
18
0.7%

The Astrocetus does not have multipliers for headshots or any other areas.

Stats

BASE STATS

StatBase
(Lvl 1)
Increase Per Lvl
(Wild)
Increase Per Lvl
(Tamed)
Rank*
Ark Health Icon
Health
2,800+392+2.16%
HIGH
Ranked 11 of 133
Ark Stamina Icon
Stamina
600+30+5%
HIGH
Ranked 10
Ark Oxygen Icon
Oxygen
Ark Food Icon
Food
6,000+600+10%
HIGH
Ranked 11
Ark Weight Icon
Weight
2,000+40+5%
HIGH
Ranked 6
Ark Melee Damage Icon
Melee Damage
100%+4%
HIGH
Ranked 9
Ark Movement Speed Icon
Movement Speed
100%+1%
Ark Torpor Icon
Torpor
4,200+210
HIGH
Ranked 7
* Rank of the Base Stat of the Astrocetus vs. all other creatures. (Rank #1 in Health = highest Health creature.)

ABSOLUTE STATS

88
PRIMARY ATTACK
%
MELEE DAMAGE
MOVEMENT SPEEDBASESprinting
(Wild)
Sprinting
(Tamed)
Swimming300
Flying600
Movement Speed:   %

RECIPES

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Carryable By

Human
Human
✖︎
✖︎

Can Damage

Thatch
Thatch
✔︎
Wood
Wood
✔︎
Adobe
Adobe
✔︎
Stone
Stone
✔︎
Metal
Metal
✖︎
Tek
Tek
✖︎

Affected By

Lasso
Lasso
✖︎
Bola
Bola
✖︎
Chain Bola
Chain Bola
✖︎
Plant Species Y Trap
Plant Species Y Trap
✖︎
Bear Trap
Bear Trap
✖︎
Large Bear Trap
Large Bear Trap
✖︎

Fits Through

Doorframe
Doorframe
✖︎
Double Door
Double Door
✖︎
Dinosaur Gateway
Dinosaur Gateway
✖︎
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
Behemoth Dinosaur Gateway
✖︎
Hatchframe
Hatchframe
✖︎
Giant Hatchframe
Giant Hatchframe
✖︎

Categories

The Astrocetus is a giant space whale that has the ability to warp through hyperspace.

What does a Astrocetus eat? In ARK: Survival Evolved, the Astrocetus eats Extraordinary Kibble, Raw Mutton, Cooked Lamb Chop, Raw Prime Meat, Cooked Prime Meat, Raw Prime Fish Meat, Raw Meat, Cooked Meat, Raw Fish Meat, Cooked Prime Fish Meat, and Cooked Fish Meat.

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