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How to see the coordinates in Minecraft

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How to see the coordinates in Minecraft? You have found a place of particular interest in the world of Minecraft , would you like to know its coordinates so that you can easily reach it during your later adventures, but you don’t know how to do it? If things are like this, you will be happy to know that you have come to the right place at the right time!

How to see the coordinates in Minecraft

In today’s guide, in fact, I will illustrate in detail how to see the coordinates in Minecraft acting from any game platform. Then I’ll explain how to do this in the Java version of Minecraft for Windows and macOS and in the Bedrock version, which is available on Windows 10, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and Android / iOS devices. Finally, in case you are playing Minecraft on PlayStation 4, I will provide you with some useful tips on how to achieve your goal on this console.

So what are you waiting impaled there? Don’t waste any more precious time: sit back and pay close attention to the suggestions that I will give you in the next chapters. I’m sure by the end of the reading, you will have been able to read the coordinates of your avatar’s position in Minecraft and make good use of it. All that remains for me is to wish you a good read and most of all have fun!

How to view coordinates in Minecraft Java Edition

View coordinates in Minecraft Java Edition

If your intention is to see the coordinates in Minecraft Java Edition , you can do it simply and immediately, regardless of whether you have installed the game on Windows , MacOS or Linux .

The first step you need to take is to start Minecraft and access one of the worlds you created: then double click on the minecraft icon, to open your launcher and press the play button . On the main Minecraft screen, then press the Single Player button and select one of the worlds you have already created, from the list that is shown to you.

If you want to create a new game session, all you have to do is press the Create a new world button and select the world configuration parameters, using the options presented to you. When finished, confirm the procedure by pressing the Create a new world button again .

After performing the operations indicated in the previous paragraphs, you will find yourself inside the world of Minecraft. To see the coordinates of the exact point where your avatar is located, press the F3 button (on windows ) or Cmd + F3 or alt + cmd + F3 (on MacOS ) to display a layer on the screen, through which you can see various information.

To read the coordinates, all you have to do is locate that part of the screen at the top left that contains the wording XYZ . Next to the latter, you will find a series of decimal numbers (also negative) that represent the coordinates in space. The X and Z values correspond to the position of the avatar in the horizontal plane (longitude and latitude), while the Y value indicates the altitude.

As for the values ​​that you can see in the coordinates: X and Z have an interval that goes from -29999984 to 29999984 . At these coordinates you will find an invisible wall that marks the end of the Minecraft world.

Using the teleportation command , you can cross it by typing the absolute maximum value 30000000 , but you will not be able to interact with the surrounding environment. the Y axis, on the other hand, has values ​​of 0 for 255 and 64 and represents sea level.

How to see the coordinates in Minecraft Windows 10

See the coordinates in Minecraft Bedrock Edition

As you know, there are several versions of Minecraft , which differ depending on the platform the game is running on and the features available to players. in Store Microsoft for Windows 10 Minecraft is available in version Edition Bedrock , which differs from that Java as it is possible to make a game crossed between the other platforms where it is present the same version of the title: Windows 10 , Xbox One , Nintendo Switch , Android and iOS .

Minecraft Bedrock Edition is almost identical on each platform, except for some functionalities that may only be present on certain platforms. To see the coordinates, you must follow the same steps on all platforms.

To find the coordinates relative to the position of your avatar, after starting Minecraft , then press the game button present on the main screen and select the pencil icon that you find next to the world you have already created, in the form of worlds .

After that, scroll through the different game session settings, until you find the Show coordinates wording . Make sure, therefore, that the lever next to the latter is set to EN , moving it from left to right.

However, in case you want to create a new world, after pressing the game button on the main Minecraft screen, select the Create New item and set the same parameter as I indicated in the previous lines.

Good: You have done everything necessary to activate the coordinate display during the game session. All you have to do is access the latter, to see the X, Y and Z coordinates in the area at the top left.

How to see the coordinates in Minecraft Pocket Edition

See the coordinates in Minecraft Pocket Edition

If you like to play Minecraft on your smartphone or tablet (therefore on Android or iOS ), you should know that the version has not been available for several years Pocket Edition of the game Even on mobile devices, in fact Minecraft is now available in the Bedrock Edition version and, therefore, the operations that you will have to perform to see the coordinates are the same as I told you in the previous chapter.

That said, what you should do is start Minecraft , through its icon on the home screen or in the drawer, and press the game button , on the main screen. In the worlds tab , you can create a new world, using the Create new button , or modify an already created one by pressing the pencil icon .

To display the coordinates in game, you simply have to activate the appropriate setting ( Show coordinates ) found in the game session settings screen. After activating this option, you only have to access the Minecraft world to see the coordinates in the area in the upper left.

How to see the coordinates in Minecraft PS4

Minecraft Pocket Edition

If you play a Minecraft through a PlayStation 4 , the procedure you must follow to see the coordinates is different from what I indicated in the previous chapters. You should know, in fact, that on PlayStation 4, Minecraft is available in the Legacy Edition version , it is no longer compatible with future updates.

You do not have to worry in any way, because finding the coordinates of your avatar in the game world is a very simple procedure. What you should do is use any map , to see the X, Y and Z coordinates that are updated in real time. Not sure how to make a map? In this case, my advice is to consult this is my guide dedicated to the subject