Cyan Dye

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Cyan Dye
Cyan Dye.png







Yes (64)

Data value

dec: 3516 hex: 15F6 bin: 1010111116

Namespaced ID

See § Data values

Cyan dye is a secondary dye color.



Ingredients Crafting recipe
Blue Dye +
Green Dye

Lapis Lazuli +
Green Dye



Wandering traders sell 3 cyan dye for an emerald.


Like all other dyes, cyan dye can be:

Crafting ingredient[edit]

Name Ingredients Crafting recipe Description
Cyan Balloon Latex +
Cyan Dye +
Helium +

[Bedrock and Education editions only]
Cyan Bed Any Bed +
Cyan Dye

A bed of any color can be re-dyed using dyes.‌[BedrockEducation and Legacy Console editions only]
Cyan Bed White Bed +
Cyan Dye

White beds can be re-dyed using dyes.
Cyan Carpet White Carpet +
Cyan Dye
Cyan Concrete Powder Sand +
Cyan Dye +
Cyan Firework Star Gunpowder +
Cyan Dye +
Head or
Gold Nugget or
Feather or
Fire Charge +
Glowstone Dust +

Up to eight dyes can be added.
One head, gold nugget, feather, or fire charge can be added.
Both the diamond and the glowstone dust can be added with any of the other ingredients.
Cyan Glow Stick Polyethylene +
Hydrogen Peroxide +
Cyan Dye +

Light Gray Dye will create a glitched Glow Stick called[1].
Cyan Shulker Box Shulker Box or
Any Shulker Box +
Cyan Dye

The shulker box retains its contents. If it was renamed on an anvil, it will also retain its name.
Cyan Stained Glass Glass +
Cyan Dye
Cyan Stained Glass Pane Glass Pane +
Cyan Dye
Cyan Wool Any Wool +
Cyan Dye

[BedrockEducation and New Nintendo 3DS editions only]
Cyan Wool White Wool +
Cyan Dye

[Java and Legacy Console editions only]
Dyed Terracotta Terracotta +
Cyan Dye
Cyan Banner pattern Cyan Dye +

Cyan Banner image Cyan Dye +
Banner +
Vines or
Bricks or
Creeper Head or
Wither Skeleton Skull or
Oxeye Daisy or
Enchanted Golden Apple

Loom ingredient[edit]

Name Ingredients Loom recipe Description
Cyan Banner pattern White Banner +
Cyan Dye

Field masoned banner and bordure indented banner don't require banner patterns.‌[Java Edition only]
Cyan Banner image White Banner +
Cyan Dye +
Banner Pattern

  1. Globe banner pattern;‌[Java Edition only]
  2. Field masoned and bordure indented banner patterns.‌[Bedrock and PlayStation 4 editions only]


Journeyman-level shepherd villagers have 20% chance to buy 12 cyan dye for an emerald.‌[Bedrock Edition only]

[more information needed for Java Edition]

Data values[edit]


Java Edition:

Item Namespaced ID
Cyan Dye cyan_dye

Bedrock Edition:

Item Namespaced ID Numeric ID
Cyan Dye dye 351

In Bedrock Edition, cyan dye has the ID name dye, with a data value of 6.

DV Description
0 Ink Sac
1 Red Dye
2 Green Dye
3 Cocoa Beans
4 Lapis Lazuli
5 Purple Dye
6 Cyan Dye
7 Light Gray Dye
8 Gray Dye
9 Pink Dye
10 Lime Dye
11 Yellow Dye
12 Light Blue Dye
13 Magenta Dye
14 Orange Dye
15 Bone Meal
16 Black Dye
17 Brown Dye
18 Blue Dye
19 White Dye



Java Edition Beta
1.2Cyan Dye Revision 1.png Added cyan dye.
Java Edition
1.4.212w34aAdded the ability to dye leather armor and wolf collars.
1.4.612w49aCyan dye can now be crafted with gunpowder to create a firework star.
1.6.113w19aStained clay can now be crafted.
1.7.213w36aWith the addition of new flowers, many secondary and tertiary dyes are now primary dyes.
13w41aStained glass can now be crafted.
1.814w02aDue to lapis lazuli being renewable now, cyan dye is also now renewable.
14w30aAdded banners, which can be dyed.
1.1317w47aThe different data values for the dye ID have been split up into their own IDs.
Prior to The Flattening, this item's numeral ID was 351.
1.1418w43aCyan dye is now crafted using blue dye, instead of lapis lazuli.
Cyan Dye TextureUpdate.png The texture of cyan dye has now been changed.
Pocket Edition Alpha
0.4.0Cyan Dye Revision 1.png Added cyan dye.
0.6.0Cyan dye can now be used to dye sheep.
0.9.0build 11Cyan dye can now be used to craft colored terracotta.
0.11.0build 1Cyan dye can now be used to dye tamed wolf collars.
0.14.0build 1Cyan dye can now be used to dye water in cauldrons.
Pocket Edition
1.0.0alpha dye can now be used to dye shulkers.
1.1.0alpha dye can now be used to craft concrete powder, colored beds, and dyed shulker boxes.
Bedrock Edition
1.2.0beta dye can now be used to craft firework stars, stained glass, and patterns on banners.
1.4.0beta dye can now be used to craft balloons and glow sticks.
1.8.0beta dye can now be used to dye tamed cat collars.
1.10.0beta dye are now sold by wandering traders.
Cyan dye can now be used to dye white carpets and undyed glass panes.
Cyan Dye TextureUpdate.png The texture of cyan dye has now been changed.
1.11.0beta dye can be sold to shepherd villagers.


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