Depth Meter

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Depth Meter
  • Depth Meter inventory sprite
Stack digit 1.png
Statistics
TypeInformationalDrop
TooltipShows depth
RarityRarity Level: 1
Sell25 Silver Coin Desktop VersionConsole Version /
20 Silver Coin Old-gen console versionMobile Version3DS version

The Depth Meter is an informational item that displays the player's depth. It is required to craft the GPS, which can then be used to craft the PDA and the Cell Phone. The Depth Meter is dropped by Cave Bats, Giant Bats, Jungle Bats, Salamanders and Giant Shelly. It has a 1 in 100 chance (1%) to drop from the bats mentioned, in the Desktop version Desktop version and Console version Console version, and a 1 in 200 chance (0.5%) in the Old-gen console version Old-gen console version, Mobile version Mobile version, and 3DS version 3DS version. It has a 1.25% chance to drop from Salamanders. In the Old-gen console version Old-gen console version, the Depth Meter may also be crafted.

Depth is measured relative to the boundary between the Surface and Underground layers, which has a depth of 0 and is displayed as "level"; the grassy surface of the Forest is generally around 64 blocks upward from this line.

Crafting[edit | edit source]

Recipe[edit | edit source]

ResultIngredientsCrafting Station
Depth Meter.pngDepth Meter (Old-gen console version)
Wooden Table.pngTable and Wooden Chair.pngChair

Used in[edit | edit source]

ResultIngredientsCrafting Station



GPS.pngGPSDesktop VersionConsole VersionOld-gen console version
Tinkerer's Workshop.pngTinkerer's Workshop

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Depth is measured at the level of the player's feet.
  • The Depth Meter doesn't need to be equipped to function, it simply needs to sit in the player's inventory.
  • The Depth Meter will not work if equipped in a vanity slot.
  • The Depth Meter doesn't work on mobile versions

Tips[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

  • Console 1.0.750.0: (PS4)
    • Sprite updated to match Desktop 1.3.0.1.
    • Sell value increased from 20 Silver Coin to 25 Silver Coin.
Equipable Items: Adamantite Breastplate.png Armor • Anklet of the Wind.png Accessories ( Cobalt Shield.png Combat) • Pharaoh's Robe.png Vanity ( Diamond Ring.png Accessories • Purple Dye.png Dyes)
 
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