Diamond Ore 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 diamond ore in Minecraft is shown below:

Diamond Ore Spawn Command

The Diamond Ore 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.

Mining Tools

Below is a table of the tools that can be used to break Diamond Ore blocks, and the speed it will take to break at (in seconds). This is calculated with the formula (1.5 * Block Hardness) / Tool Multiplier.

Tool Speed
Diamond Pickaxe Diamond Pickaxe 0.56s
Iron Pickaxe Iron Pickaxe 0.75s

Diamond Ore Information

Diamond Ore

Diamond ore generates below Y 16 in Vanilla Minecraft. When broken with an iron or diamond pickaxe, a single diamond item is dropped. If broken with a silk touch enchanted pickaxe, the diamond ore block will be dropped.

Item ID minecraft:diamond_ore
Numerical ID 56
Stackable Yes
Max Stack Size 64
Hardness 3.0
Material Rock
Diggable Yes
Min / Max State IDs 3049 - 3049