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    How to find and obtain gold and other minerals in Minecraft

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    Having them occasionally (depending on the material) can be a real headache. That is why in this article we will leave you a little guide so that you can find them intelligently without having to investigate the huge world of the game that is constantly growing. Apart from that, you can also have fun building an automatic fishing farm.

    Obviously some of these minerals will be more difficult to find than others. It's not the same trying to find iron as diamond, the latter is rather poor in comparison and is no exception because it is the most coveted and useful of all.



    That is why we will see in detail where to find and obtain gold and all other mineral materials available in Minecraft. Pay close attention, as we will talk about each of them in detail.

    How to find minerals in Minecraft

    Find the minerals in Minecraft and making a solar panel or sensor can take a lot of patience and luck depending on what you are looking for. Below we will go into detail on where you can find each of them.

    How to find coal?

    Coal is too easy to find and very useful. We will need it for to create torches and to use the oven. This way we will be able to create several basic tools. We can find carbon from layer 128, which means it can be anywhere.

    How to find iron?

    This material is quite common in everything and is very useful for create different armor and tools. It is sturdy and has excellent performance, what you should keep in mind is that when you find it, you should use a stone pickaxe or better. If you use a wooden one you will get nothing.



    We can get it from level 64, this means we will find it from sea level below. Remember that in order to use it we have to use the oven and for this we will need coal.

    How to find gold?

    mine for gold we will need an iron pickaxe or better. Although you don't think it's that important in terms of tools and armor because they break quickly unlike iron. It can be found from level 32 onwards.

    How to get all minerals in Minecraft

    How to find lapis lazuli?

    Among layers 23 and 25 you can find this mineral that does not need to be melted in order to use it. Of course, we need a stone pickaxe or better to be able to mine. However, it is quite easy to find this material.

    How to find the red stone

    It is found from layer 15, usually near the lava. We can use this mineral in the natural state and it is essential to have an iron peak to extract it. It can be useful for a large number of artifacts.


    How to find the diamond?

    Without a doubt it is the most complicated and sought after mineral by all players. With it we can craft countless tools and armor, the most resistant and with the best statistics. It is possible to obtain it from level 12 and we need an iron pickaxe or higher to mine it.


    You have to keep in mind that it is quite difficult to find a diamond, it generally appears diagonally. This means we need to drill down around the first block if we want to find more.

    Remember that if you have any kind of question about minerals in Minecraft you can check their website or leave it a little further down in the comment box and we will be happy to answer.

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