How to make a Heart of the Sea in Minecraft
This Minecraft tutorial explains how to craft a heart of the sea with screenshots and step-by-step instructions.
In Minecraft, a heart of the sea is an item that you can not make with a crafting table or furnace. Instead, you need to find and gather this item in the game.
Let's explore how to add a heart of the sea to your inventory.
A heart of the sea is available in the following versions of Minecraft:
PlatformSupported (Version*) Java Edition (PC/Mac)Yes (1.13) Pocket Edition (PE)Yes (1.4.0) Xbox 360Yes (TU69) Xbox OneYes (1.4.0) PS3Yes (1.76) PS4Yes (1.76) Wii UYes (Patch 38) Nintendo SwitchYes (1.5.0) Windows 10 EditionYes (1.4.0) Education EditionYes (1.4.0)
* The version that it was added or removed, if applicable. NOTE: Pocket Edition (PE), Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch, and Windows 10 Edition are now called Bedrock Edition. We will continue to show them individually for version history.
Where to find a Heart of the Sea in Creative Mode
How to get a Heart of the Sea in Survival Mode
1. Find a Shipwreck
First, you need to find a shipwreck in Minecraft. A shipwreck looks like the ruins of a sunken ship and is found in Ocean, River and Beach biomes. Shipwrecks usually spawn underwater, however in rare cases, you may find a shipwreck on land in a Beach biome.
This is what a shipwreck looks like:
2. Look for a Map Chest
Each shipwreck can have up to 3 chests, depending on the size of the shipwreck – Map Chest, Treasure Chest and Supply Chest.
To find the Buried Treasure, you will need to look for the Map Chest in the shipwreck.
Open the Map Chest and move the Buried Treasure Map to your inventory.
3. Use the Buried Treasure Map
Next, use the Buried Treasure Map to find the location of the Buried Treasure.
The white dot shows your location and it also indicates the direction that you are facing. The red X shows the location of the Buried Treasure. Move towards the Buried Treasure. As you move closer, the map detail will fill in.
4. Find the Buried Treasure Location
Once the white dot is at the same position as the red X, you are above the Buried Treasure.
5. Dig until you Find the Buried Chest
Start digging until you find a chest. This could take a while depending on your luck.
Dig until you find a chest that looks like this:
6. Open the Buried Chest to find a Heart of the Sea
Now open the Buried Treasure chest to see what is inside.
You should find a heart of the sea in one of the slots in the chest. Move it to your inventory.
Congratulations, you just learned how to get a heart of the sea in Minecraft.
Item ID and Name
Give Command for Heart of the Sea
Things to Make with Heart of the Sea
You can use the heart of the sea to make items in Minecraft such as: