Your Account
    Log into your account here:
       Forgot Password

    Not registered? Sign Up for free

    Registration allows you to keep track of all your content and comments, save bookmarks, and post in all our forums.
Follow the dark path or use the light


Where can you find Emeralds? Can someone please h..

Chargedcreeper856 asks: Added Jul 8th 2012, ID #271987

Question for Minecraft

Where can you find Emeralds?
Can someone please help me!

Add your answerAnswers for this Question
Best Answer
Guest answered:
Added 1st Aug 2012, ID #527635
They are mined with the highest frequency between layers 5 and 28 under the Extreme Hills Biome in Minecraft Versions 1.3.1 and beyond. They are slightly more rare than Diamonds on any given level but they can be found in a wider vertical range. The ideal level for strip mining for Emeralds and Diamonds at the same time is when your feet are at level 11 and eyes at level 12. But watch out there is a lot of Lava just below those levels. Happy Mining!
Showing latest comments
show all (8)
Guest said: 26th Dec 2014 | REPORT
there rare
Guest said: 27th Dec 2014 | REPORT
I found mine at the top of bedrock level. I'm not sure if it really is supposed to be right there, but I'm lucky still because I found one, and seriously, I wasted 30 minutes of my time mining for only one emerald.
Guest said: 26th Apr 2015 | REPORT
No it's terrible I couldn't find a single one
Guest said: 24th Sep 2016 | REPORT
i have not found any yet but what i have heard is that they can be super deep under ground or at the bottom of huge moutains in minecraft PE
Other Answers
DWGaming answered:
Added 12th Jan 2013, ID #564306
You can find them in ravines or if you mine for a long time for they are the rarest block in minecraft.
Showing all comments
misshipster123 said: 9th Dec 2014 | REPORT
Actually, Emerald Ore Blocks are not the rarest block in Minecraft.

Jerrika answered:
Added 2nd Mar 2013, ID #574426
Go to a large hills or jungle biome, and then strip mine on level 5.
Showing all comments
EmeraldCraftMC said: 11th May 2015 | REPORT
It's extreme hills ONLY (or extreme hills +)
chriso55 answered:
Added 6th Apr 2013, ID #581461
There are three ways you can find emeralds:
1. By trading various items to villagers,
2. Mining in extreme hills biomes, or
3. Finding them in stronghold and abandoned mineshaft chests.

Hope this helps ;-)
Showing all comments
Chargedcreeper856 said: 7th Apr 2013 | REPORT
And temple chests.
Guest answered:
Added 2nd Jun 2013, ID #590563
Extreme Hills are the easiest place to find them go to about 11.000-12.000 ft
Showing all comments
EmeraldCraftMC said: 11th May 2015 | REPORT
chandlerh answered:
Added 12th Aug 2013, ID #600453
They are about 10 to 25 blocks below you if you are in a jungle biome, extreme hills biome. They are also in temples, sometimes villages will have them and strongholds. You will most likely find them in a extreme hills biome though.
Showing all comments
Guest said: 20th Apr 2015 | REPORT
You can also get them from trading with villagers.
Guest answered:
Added 21st Jul 2014, ID #633559
Infinity is a great seed w 4 emeralds find the 3 by three andesite and stone patch and mine down the middle ( mine straight down)

Showing all comments
Guest said: 14th Oct 2014 | REPORT
Guest answered:
Added 31st Oct 2014, ID #644510
Mostly extreme hills biome on levels of 5 or more

Guest answered:
Added 14th Jan 2015, ID #653179
I never new you needed a extme hills biome thanks I know I can get them from trading I just like finding them in places like caves cause you never know how the world spawned this applies for xbox360 correct ps playstashion players have you gotten TU19 yet
BajanCanadian answered:
Added 24th Jun 2016, ID #680826
On levels underground such as seven. Check your debug screen to see which level you are on.

Add your answer

Please be as detailed as you can when making an answer. Answers that are too short or not descriptive are usually rejected.

Please do not use this box to ask a question, it will be rejected - this box is for answers ONLY. If you want to ask a question for this game, please use the ask a question box which is above on the right.

BB Codes Guide

Accept submission terms View Terms

You are not registered / logged in.
If you would like to ne notified if/when we have added this answer to the site please enter your email address.
We will only use this address to email the confirmation for this answer.


More Questions
Need Answers?
Game Talk
Pokemon GO Plus Finally Released
Pokemon GO Plus Finally Released
Sniper Elite 4 - Gameplay Trailer Released
Sniper Elite 4 - Gameplay Trailer Released
What is Xbox Play Anywhere?
What is Xbox Play Anywhere?
Pokemon GO Buddy System Released
Ash Ketchum Is Headed To The Alola Region
Call of Duty: Black Ops III 'Salvation' DLC Released
Pokemon GO Holiday Gift Guide
15 Ways Niantic Could Improve Pokemon GO
Mafia III Post-Release Content Announced
Alolan Rattata Released