Old 2nd May 2012, 11:02 AM   #1 (permalink)
Deadly - Post: 1892
 Plug's Avatar

Default How big is your world?

Hey. Just visiting.

Found something you mining guys in here might like to see. Link to The Lounge post is here. The interesting part for you is what's shown at 10^8.

External link is http://htwins.net/scale2/scale2.swf?bordercolor=white

"When strangers meet, great allowance should be made for differences of custom and training."
The Lady Jessica - from "Wisdom of Arrakis"
Plug is offline   Reply With Quote

Old 2nd May 2012, 11:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
Retired Captain
Retired Captain
Ace - Post: 9712
 Sorontar's Avatar


I seem to recall that someone worked out how long it would take to walk from one edge of the useable MC world to the other. I think it was not a realistic timeframe for any player. The edge of the 'inifinite' world used to spazz out as it couldn't save the world data properly

Far Lands - Minecraft Wiki
The Far Lands were the area that formed the "edge" of the "infinite" map in versions prior to Beta 1.8. The distance from the center of the Minecraft map to the beginning of the Far Lands, 12,550,820 meters, is about 31% of the circumference of the Earth at its equator.
Now I think it just becomes fake ocean. So it is infinite but isn't.


Sorontar is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT +11. The time now is 07:35 AM.

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.0