Earth Power (move)

Move data

Type Ground
Category   Special
Power 90
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Earth Power deals damage and has a 10% chance of lowering the target's Special Defense by one stage.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Groundium Z and uses its Z-Power, Earth Power turns into Tectonic Rage and has base power 175.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user makes the ground under the foe erupt with power. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user makes the ground under the target erupt with power. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user makes the ground under the target erupt with power. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user makes the ground under the target erupt with power. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Earth Power at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Nidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Level 43
Nidoking
#034 / Poison · Ground
Level 43
Diglett
#050 / Ground
Level 28
Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Level 28
Dugtrio
#051 / Ground
Level 30
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Level 30
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Level 50
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Level 1
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Level 58
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Level 47
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Level 37
Numel
#322 / Fire · Ground
Level 26
Camerupt
#323 / Fire · Ground
Level 26
Trapinch
#328 / Ground
Level 26
Vibrava
#329 / Ground · Dragon
Level 26
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Level 26
Baltoy
#343 / Ground · Psychic
Level 37
Claydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
Level 40
Groudon
#383 / Ground
Level 15
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Level 37
Dialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Level 33
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Level 33
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Level 1
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Level 73
Giratina
Altered Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Level 33
Giratina
Origin Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Level 33
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Level 20
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Level 37
Sandygast
#769 / Ghost · Ground
Level 45
Palossand
#770 / Ghost · Ground
Level 47

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Earth Power as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Earth Power by the various move tutors in the games.

Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Aron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Lairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Numel
#322 / Fire · Ground
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Wormadam
Sandy Cloak
#413 / Bug · Ground
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Giratina
Altered Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Giratina
Origin Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Shaymin
Land Forme
#492 / Grass
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock

Usable via Nature Power

These Pokémon can use Earth Power through Nature Power on certain terrain. See the Nature Power movedex for more details.

Gloom
#044 / Grass · Poison
Paras
#046 / Bug · Grass
Parasect
#047 / Bug · Grass
Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Exeggutor
Alolan Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Dragon
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Lotad
#270 / Water · Grass
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Numel
#322 / Fire · Ground
Budew
#406 / Grass · Poison
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Shaymin
Land Forme
#492 / Grass
Shaymin
Sky Forme
#492 / Grass · Flying
Snivy
#495 / Grass
Sewaddle
#540 / Bug · Grass
Swadloon
#541 / Bug · Grass
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Pumpkaboo
Average Size
#710 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy