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Minecraft for Makers by John Baichtal

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8 Night and Day Clock

Everyone has a clock on their wall, but not everyone has a Minecraft clock. This game element resembles a disc decorated with night and day imagery on it, which rotates along with the game’s cycle, so if you’re in a cave and want to know the time, you need only look at your clock.

Your real-life version (seen in Figure 8-1) will also rotate with the minutes and hours, though you may find the display rather cryptic because there are no minute and hour hands. Instead, the disc rotates and you’ll have to guess the minutes by gauging the position of the disc. If you need extra help, you can always draw little lines on the disc. Let’s get started!

Figure 8-1: Curious about the time? Just glance at your Night and Day Clock. ...

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