You have found a place of particular interest in the world of Minecraft and you would like to know the coordinates to be able to reach it easily in your next adventures, but you don’t know how to do it? If so, you’ll be happy to know you’ve come to the right place at the right time!
In today’s guide, in fact, I will illustrate you in detail. how to see coordinates in minecraft acting from any gaming platform. Then I will explain how to do it in the Java Minecraft version for Windows and macOS and in the Bedrock version, available on Windows 10, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Android / iOS devices. Finally, in case you are playing Minecraft on PlayStation 4, I will give you some useful tips on how to achieve your goal on this console.
How to view coordinates in Minecraft Java Edition
If your intention is view coordinates in Minecraft Java Edition you can do it in a simple and immediate way, regardless of whether you have installed the game in Windows , Mac OS or Linux .
The first step you should take is to start Minecraft and access one of the worlds you created: then double click minecraft icon, to open your pitcher, and hit the Play button.
On the main Minecraft screen, then press the button Single player and select one of the worlds you have already created, in the list shown.
If you want to create a new game session, all you have to do is press the button Create a new world and select the parameters of the world, using the options presented to you.
When finished, confirm the procedure by pressing the button again Create a new world .
After carrying out the operations indicated in the previous paragraphs, you will find yourself inside the world of Minecraft.
To see the coordinates of the exact location where your avatar is, press the button F3 (up Windows ) or cmd + F3 or alt + cmd + F3 (up Mac OS ) to display a level on the screen, through which you can view various information.
To read the coordinates, all you have to do is locate that part of the screen located at the top left, which contains the words XYZ . Next to the latter, you will find a series of decimal numbers (even negative) that represent the coordinates in space. Values X And Z correspond to the position of the avatar on the horizontal plane (longitude and latitude), while the value Y indicates the altitude.
As for the values it can display in coordinates: X ex Z have a range that goes from . a +29.999.984 . At these coordinates you will find an invisible wall that marks the end of the Minecraft world.
Using the teleport command, you will be able to navigate it, writing the absolute maximum value 30,000,000 but not you will be able interact with the surrounding environment. The axis Y instead, it has values from 0 to 255 ex 64 and represents the sea level.
How to view coordinates in Minecraft Windows 10
As you know, there are several versions of Minecraft which are distinguished according to the platform on which the game runs and the functions that are made available to players.
In the Microsoft Store Windows 10 Minecraft version is available Edition Bedrock which differs from that Java in as much cross-play is possible between other platforms where the same version of the title is present: Windows 10 , Xbox One , Nintendo switch , Android ex iOS .
Minecraft Bedrock Edition it is almost identical on all platforms, except for some features that may only be present on certain platforms. To see the coordinates, you have to follow the same steps on all platforms.
To find the coordinates relative to the position of your avatar, after starting Minecraft then press the button Play present on the main screen and select the pencil icon that you find next to the world you have already created.
Once done, scroll through the different game session settings, until you find Show coordinates . Then make sure that the adjacent lever is in ON moving it from left to right.
If, on the other hand, you want to create a new world, after pressing the key PLAY. On the main Minecraft screen, select the item Create new and set the same parameter that I indicated in the previous lines.
Well: you have done everything necessary to activate the display of coordinates during the game session. Therefore, all you have to do is access the latter, to see the X, Y and Z coordinates in the upper left area.
How to view coordinates in Minecraft Pocket Edition
If you like to play Minecraft on your mobile or tablet (then on Android or iOS ), you should know that the version will not be available for several years.
Even on mobile, in fact, Minecraft is already available in the version Bedrock Edition And, therefore, the operations you will have to carry out to see the coordinates are the same as I talked about in the previous chapter.
That said, what you should do is log in to Minecraft using its icon on the main screen or in the drawer, and press the button Play , on the main screen. In Worlds you can create a new world, using the button Create new or modify one already created by pressing icon from the pencil .
To view the coordinates in the game, you simply need to activate the appropriate settings ( Show coordinates ) in the game session settings screen.
After activating this option, all you have to do is access the world of Minecraft, to see the coordinates in the upper left area.
How to view coordinates in Minecraft PS4
If you play at Minecraft through a Playstation 4 the procedure you must follow to see the coordinates is different from the ones I indicated in the previous chapters.
You should know, in fact, that on PlayStation 4 Minecraft is available in the version Legacy Edition no longer compatible with future updates.
But you don’t have to worry in any way, because finding the coordinates of your avatar in the game world is a really simple procedure.
What you need to do is use any one map to see the X, Y and Z coordinates that are updated in real time on it.