Beacon Item ID

Each item in Minecraft has a unique ID assigned to it, known as an item ID, this can be used in commands to spawn the item into the game. The item ID for beacon in Minecraft is shown below:

Beacon Spawn Command

The Beacon item can be spawned in Minecraft with the below command. Cheats must be enabled before this will work.

If you are running the Essentials plugin, you will need to run /minecraft:give instead of simply /give. This is because the Essentials /give command overrides Minecraft's built-in command.

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Beacon Information


The beacon block in Minecraft can be used to give nearby players potion effects. Blocks under the beacon in a 'pyramid' formation can be used to give the beacon more power and/or distance. It also emits light at a level of 15 (the highest possible level for a light source).

Item ID minecraft:beacon
Numerical ID 138
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Hardness 3.0
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 5656 - 5656

Beacon Crafting Recipes

Below you can find the crafting recipes that can be used to make Beacon.

Ingredients Pattern Result
Nether Star
1x Beacon