This article is about the craftable map. A map is an item used to view explored terrain. In the New Nintendo 3DS Edition, the map is not an item, and is instead always displayed on the Touch Screen. When you first create a map, it the walls minecraft youtube blank.
Maps crafted without a compass will not show location markers. Markers can be added later by combining the map with a compass on an anvil or crafting table. This variation is called an «empty map». Empty maps can be found in 7.
In Bedrock Edition they can be found in 10. In the Legacy Console Edition, the player spawns with a map in their inventory upon creating a new world. Maps also contain the player’s current coordinates at the top. In Bedrock Edition, the player can enable the option to spawn with a map when creating a new world.