Where Is Neon Found?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 8, 2020 3:48:47 PM ET
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Other than its place on the periodic table of the elements with the other noble gases, the main source of neon on Earth is in the atmosphere. This element is very rare on Earth, though it is one of the four most commonly occurring elements in the universe. Earth just happens to have a very low concentration of neon relative to other parts of the universe.