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Solrock is a Rock, Psychic-type region-exclusive Pokémon from the Hoenn region.

Pokédex description

Solrock - Meteorite Pokémon
Solrock is a new species of Pokémon that is said to have fallen from space. It floats in air and moves silently. In battle, this Pokémon releases intensely bright light.
Pokémon cry:
Solrock cry

Possible attacks

Fast attacks

Icon Psychic 20 (13)
Icon Rock 12 (13)

Charged attacks

Icon Psychic
90 (32)
Icon Rock
80 (30)
Icon Grass
180 (37)

Evolution family

Solrock is the part of a one-member family.

172. Solrock
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  • Solrock was released on [[List_of_Pokémon_forms_by_release_date/{{{3}}}#January 23rd, 2018_with the release of desert-theme, Hoenn-region Pokémonth|January 23rd, 2018 with the release of desert-theme, Hoenn-region Pokémonth, {{{3}}}]].
  • In the wild, maximum capture CP of Solrock is 1,995, however it can reach 2,161, if encountered Pokémon is boosted by current weather.
    • Between March 19th and March 26th, 2019, Solrock's spawn rate was significantly higher during the Equinox 2019.
    • Between June 4th and June 11th, 2019, Solrock's spawn rate was significantly higher during the Adventure Week 2019.
  • Since September 26th, 2019, Solrock can be hatched from native 5-km Eggs with a 1,330 of maximal CP.
  • Solrock is currently a region-exclusive Pokémon of the Western Hemisphere; including the Americas and Africa.
    • Solrock was originally a region-exclusive Pokémon of the Western Hemisphere.
    • Solrock swapped to the Eastern Hemisphere; including Europe, Asia and Australia on June 21st, 2018.[1]
    • Solrock swapped again with the start of Equinox on March 19th, 2019.[2]
  • As a former 3rd tier Raid Boss, Solrock's CP was 15,009. Its maximum capture CP in Bonus Challenge was 1,330 and 1,662 when encountered Pokémon was boosted by weather.
  • Shiny Pokémon Shiny form of Solrock was released on [[List_of_Pokémon_forms_by_release_date/{{{3}}}#March 19th, 2019_with the beginning of the Equinoxth|March 19th, 2019 with the beginning of the Equinoxth, {{{3}}}]].
    • This made Solrock and Lunatone the first shiny region-exclusive Pokémon in the game.
  • It is vaguely stated by Niantic for which particular regions Solrock is exclusive, as it was publicly announced that it doesn't appear in the same region that Lunatone does.
    • It is speculated that Solrock spawns more frequently between 9:00 AM and 9:00 PM local time, which could be the opposite of the spawn pattern for Lunatone.


External links

  • Solrock page, on the official Pokédex website
  • Solrock article, on the Pokémon Wiki
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