This article is about the element. For the planet, see here.
You've never been farther underground. Never been more surrounded by the very thing that powers you.”
Wu to Cole

Earth is an element which represents rock, dust, and other minerals of the ground.

Users' Abilities

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  • Geokinesis/Terrakinesis - The user is able to manipulate and generate rocks, dust, and earth. They can also control massive amounts of earth. The user can change and manipulate any type of terrain.
    • Psammokinesis - Some users of this element can create, shape and manipulate dirt, commonly to trap enemies (As displayed by the Earth Elemental Blade).
    • Petrification - The users can immobilize enemies by covering them in a layer of earth.
    • Tectokinesis - Gives the user (possibly only a very powerful one), the ability to move tectonic plates and generate fractures and chasm (As displayed by Garmadon's Mega Weapon).
      • Earthquake Generation - It can be used to cause earthquakes and fissures. Also, the user can create shaking tremors along surfaces (walls, ceilings, etc.) to create dust and dust particles to discover a hidden enemy.
  • Superhuman Strength - Some users of Earth have demonstrated the ability to possess superhuman strength.
  • Invulnerability - Some Masters of Earth are immune to all forms of physical harm/damage and cannot feel any pain.

Via the user's True Potential

  • Earth Mimicry - The user can temporarily transform their body completely into earth.

Via the user's RX powers

  • Earth Punch - The user can transform their arms into magma/molten rock[1] and punch through anything, excluding vengestone.

Notable Users


Staff of Elements

  • Master Chen (formerly)
  • Kai (formerly)




Golden Power




Earth Symbol.jpg
Earth Gorilla.jpg

The symbol of Earth appears to be a gorilla. This likely represents Cole's strength being equal to that of a gorilla.



  • It's possible that the powers of Fire and Earth could be combined to create magma.[2]


Promotional media



Elemental Powers

Elemental essences

Creation · Darkness · Destruction · Energy · Golden Power

Elements of Creation

Earth (Earth Punch) · Fire · Ice · Lightning

Other elements

Air · Amber · Balance · Creation · Darkness · Form · Golden Power · Gravity · Light · Metal · Metamorphosis · Nature · Poison · Shadow · Smoke · Sound · Speed · Storm · Time · Voids · Water · Wave · Wind

Movements of elements

Cryo Blast · Forward Movement of Time · Pause Movement of Time · Reversal Movement of Time · Slow-Mo Movement of Time · Time Punch

Miscellaneous elements

Frozen Water · Fury of the Storm · Imagination