Orange Phazon can damage Samus even through her protective Phazon Suit. Direct contact causes energy to drain exponentially faster than contact with regular Phazon. It appears to be the result of extreme Phazon concentration, or it could be the result of the Metroid Prime's unique anatomy.
- Though the name "Orange Phazon" doesn't occur in the textual data from the game, the name for the scan used within the game data is "POI_Crater_Orange_Phazon_Scan.scan"
- "Limited data on unknown material available.
Material is highly radioactive. You will take damage from direct contact. Mutagenic qualities at least 86% greater than Phazon. Unshielded bioforms below index level P will suffer fatality within moments." —Scan Data (Metroid Prime)