Umbreon

Umbreon is a Dark type Pokémon introduced in Generation 2. It is known as the Moonlight Pokémon.

Pokédex data

National № 197
Type Dark
Species Moonlight Pokémon
Height 3′03″ (1.0 m)
Weight 59.5 lbs (27.0 kg)
Abilities Synchronize
Inner Focus (hidden ability)
Local № 185 (Gold/Silver/Crystal)
168 (Platinum)
189 (HeartGold/SoulSilver)
096 (Black 2/White 2)
082 (X/Y — Coastal Kalos)
128 (Sun/Moon — Alola dex)
158 (U.Sun/U.Moon — Alola dex)

Training

EV yield 2 Special Defense
Catch rate 45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Base Friendship 35 (lower than normal)
Base Exp. 184
Growth Rate Medium Fast

Breeding

Egg Groups Field
Gender 87.5% male, 12.5% female
Egg cycles 35 (base 8,960 steps)

Base stats

HP 95
300 394
Attack 65
121 251
Defense 110
202 350
Sp. Atk 60
112 240
Sp. Def 130
238 394
Speed 65
121 251
Total 525 Min Max

The ranges shown on the right are for a level 100 Pokémon. Maximum values are based on a beneficial nature, 252 EVs, 31 IVs; minimum values are based on a hindering nature, 0 EVs, 0 IVs.

Type defenses

The effectiveness of each type on Umbreon.

Evolution chart

(high Friendship, Daytime)
(high Friendship, Nighttime)
(level up near a Mossy Rock)
(level up near an Icy Rock)
(♥♥ Affection in Pokémon Amie, knowing Fairy move)

Umbreon changes

Pokédex entries

Gold When agitated, this POKéMON protects itself by spraying poisonous sweat from its pores.
Silver When darkness falls, the rings on the body begin to glow, striking fear in the hearts of anyone nearby.
Crystal On the night of a full moon, or when it gets excited, the ring patterns on its body glow yellow.
Ruby
Sapphire
UMBREON evolved as a result of exposure to the moon’s waves. It hides silently in darkness and waits for its foes to make a move. The rings on its body glow when it leaps to attack.
FireRed When darkness falls, the rings on its body begin to glow, striking fear in the hearts of anyone nearby.
LeafGreen When agitated, this POKéMON protects itself by spraying poisonous sweat from its pores.
Emerald UMBREON evolved from exposure to the moon’s energy pulses. It lurks in darkness and waits for its foes to move. The rings on its body glow when it leaps to attack.
Diamond
Pearl
The light of the moon changed EEVEE’s genetic structure. It lurks in darkness for prey.
Platinum When exposed to the moon’s aura, the rings on its body glow faintly and it gains a mysterious power.
HeartGold When agitated, this Pokémon protects itself by spraying poisonous sweat from its pores.
SoulSilver When darkness falls, the rings on the body begin to glow, striking fear in the hearts of anyone nearby.
Black
White
When exposed to the moon’s aura, the rings on its body glow faintly and it gains a mysterious power.
Black 2
White 2
When exposed to the moon’s aura, the rings on its body glow faintly and it’s filled with a mysterious power.
X The light of the moon changed Eevee’s genetic structure. It lurks in darkness for prey.
Y When exposed to the moon’s aura, the rings on its body glow faintly and it’s filled with a mysterious power.
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Umbreon evolved as a result of exposure to the moon’s waves. It hides silently in darkness and waits for its foes to make a move. The rings on its body glow when it leaps to attack.
Sun When this Pokémon becomes angry, its pores secrete a poisonous sweat, which it sprays at its opponent’s eyes.
Moon With its black fur, it blends into the darkness. It bides its time, and when prey appears, this Pokémon goes for its throat, and then eats it.
Ultra Sun This Pokémon is nocturnal. Even in total darkness, its large eyes can spot its prey clearly!
Ultra Moon It lurks in the dark of night looking for prey. At the moment it pounces, the rings on its body glow dimly but ominously.

Moves learned by Umbreon

Moves learnt by level up

Umbreon learns the following moves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Helping HandNormal
1PursuitDark 40 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
5Sand AttackGround 100
9Baby-Doll EyesFairy 100
13Quick AttackNormal 40 100
17Confuse RayGhost 100
20Feint AttackDark 60
25AssuranceDark 60 100
29ScreechNormal 85
33MoonlightFairy
37Mean LookNormal
41Last ResortNormal 140 100
45Guard SwapPsychic

Moves learnt on evolution

Umbreon learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
PursuitDark 40 100

Egg moves

Umbreon learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Umbreon egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
CharmFairy 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CurseGhost
DetectFighting
EndureNormal
Fake TearsDark 100
FlailNormal 100
Natural GiftNormal 100
Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
TickleNormal 100
WishNormal
YawnNormal

Move Tutor moves

Umbreon can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CovetNormal 60 100
Foul PlayDark 95 100
Heal BellNormal
Helping HandNormal
Hyper VoiceNormal 90 100
Iron TailSteel 100 75
Laser FocusNormal
Last ResortNormal 140 100
SnatchDark
SnoreNormal 50 100
SpiteGhost 100
Throat ChopDark 80 100
Wonder RoomPsychic

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon by a previous evolution of Umbreon. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Baton PassNormal Level up
BiteDark 60 100 Level up
CharmFairy 100 Level up
CovetNormal 60 100 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
GrowlNormal 100 Level up
RefreshNormal Level up
SwiftNormal 60 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up
Trump CardNormal Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Umbreon is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
95SnarlDark 55 95
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Umbreon can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
NightmareGhost 100 Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
Focus EnergyNormal Generation 2 — Pre-evolution
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Moves learnt by level up

Umbreon learns the following moves in Pokémon Sun & Moon at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Helping HandNormal
1PursuitDark 40 100
1TackleNormal 40 100
1Tail WhipNormal 100
5Sand AttackGround 100
9Baby-Doll EyesFairy 100
13Quick AttackNormal 40 100
17Confuse RayGhost 100
20Feint AttackDark 60
25AssuranceDark 60 100
29ScreechNormal 85
33MoonlightFairy
37Mean LookNormal
41Last ResortNormal 140 100
45Guard SwapPsychic

Moves learnt on evolution

Umbreon learns the following moves when it evolves in Pokémon Sun & Moon (regardless of level).

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
PursuitDark 40 100

Egg moves

Umbreon learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Sun & Moon. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Umbreon egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
CaptivateNormal 100
CharmFairy 100
CovetNormal 60 100
CurseGhost
DetectFighting
EndureNormal
Fake TearsDark 100
FlailNormal 100
Natural GiftNormal 100
Stored PowerPsychic 20 100
SynchronoisePsychic 120 100
TickleNormal 100
WishNormal
YawnNormal

Pre-evolution moves

These moves can only be learned in Pokémon Sun & Moon by a previous evolution of Umbreon. Check the respective Pokédex for the exact details.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
Baton PassNormal Level up
BiteDark 60 100 Level up
CharmFairy 100 Level up
CovetNormal 60 100 Level up
Double-EdgeNormal 120 100 Level up
GrowlNormal 100 Level up
RefreshNormal Level up
SwiftNormal 60 Level up
Take DownNormal 90 85 Level up
Trump CardNormal Level up

Moves learnt by TM

Umbreon is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Sun & Moon:

TM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1Work UpNormal
6ToxicPoison 90
10Hidden PowerNormal 60 100
11Sunny DayFire
12TauntDark 100
15Hyper BeamNormal 150 90
17ProtectNormal
18Rain DanceWater
21FrustrationNormal 100
27ReturnNormal 100
29PsychicPsychic 90 100
30Shadow BallGhost 80 100
32Double TeamNormal
41TormentDark 100
42FacadeNormal 70 100
44RestPsychic
45AttractNormal 100
48RoundNormal 60 100
49Echoed VoiceNormal 40 100
66PaybackDark 50 100
68Giga ImpactNormal 150 90
77Psych UpNormal
85Dream EaterPsychic 100 100
87SwaggerNormal 85
88Sleep TalkNormal
90SubstituteNormal
95SnarlDark 55 95
97Dark PulseDark 80 100
100ConfideNormal

Transfer-only moves

Umbreon can only learn these moves in previous generations. It must be taught the moves in the appropriate game and then transferred to Pokémon Sun & Moon.
Note: Generation 1 and 2 refer to the 3DS Virtual Console titles, not the physical cartridges.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Method
NightmareGhost 100 Generation 2 — TM
Zap CannonElectric 120 50 Generation 2 — TM
Focus EnergyNormal Generation 2 — Pre-evolution
Body SlamNormal 85 100 Generation 3 — Move tutor
MimicNormal Generation 3 — Move tutor
HeadbuttNormal 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Mud-SlapGround 20 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
Sucker PunchDark 70 100 Generation 4 — Move tutor
DigGround 80 100 Generation 6 — TM
FlashNormal 100 Generation 6 — TM
RetaliateNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
Secret PowerNormal 70 100 Generation 6 — TM
CutNormal 50 95 Generation 6 — HM

Umbreon sprites

Type Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7
Normal Umbreon  sprite from Silver Umbreon  sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Umbreon  sprite from Diamond & Pearl Umbreon  sprite from Black & White Umbreon  sprite from X & Y
Shiny Umbreon Shiny sprite from Silver Umbreon Shiny sprite from Ruby & Sapphire Umbreon Shiny sprite from Diamond & Pearl Umbreon Shiny sprite from Black & White Umbreon Shiny sprite from X & Y

Where to find Umbreon

Gold
Silver
Crystal
Evolve Eevee
Ruby
Sapphire
Trade/migrate from another game
FireRed
LeafGreen
Evolve Eevee
Emerald Trade/migrate from another game
Diamond
Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold
SoulSilver
Evolve Eevee
Black
White
Trade/migrate from another game
Black 2
White 2
Evolve Eevee
X
Y
Omega Ruby
Alpha Sapphire
Evolve Eevee
Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Route 4, 6

Other languages

English Umbreon
Japanese ブラッキー (Blacky)
German Nachtara
French Noctali

Name origin

umbra
darkest part of a shadow
eon
long period of time (implying evolution)