Prospector

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Prospector
Prospector
DescriptionIncreases your chance to find gems by a mysterious amount.
Max Buff (+Food)6
Max Effect (+Food)Increases chance to find gems by 0.12%
Scroll
Scroll of the Prospector
SlotPickaxe (6)
SourceEnchanting#Scrollcrafting
Level25
Silver300
Rune Amount40
Rune TypeAir, Fire, Cosmic
Experience1,500

Prospector increases the chance to find gems by 0.02% per action while mining. Unlike Root Digging and Refining gems can be obtained without the enchantment.

Formula

The chance to find a random gem while mining is calculated using this formula:

Level Zone Base Time Buff - Gem Chance Buff 6 - Average Gems per Day
0 1 2 3 4 5 6
1 Clay Pit 5s 0.022% 0.042% 0.062% 0.082% 0.102% 0.122% 0.142% 25
10 City Outskirts 8s 0.023% 0.023% 0.043% 0.063% 0.083% 0.103% 0.123% 13
20 Village 8s 0.023% 0.023% 0.043% 0.063% 0.083% 0.103% 0.123% 13
30 Desert 12s 0.025% 0.025% 0.045% 0.065% 0.085% 0.105% 0.125% 9.0
40 Underground 12s 0.025% 0.025% 0.045% 0.065% 0.085% 0.105% 0.125% 9.0
50 Hidden Mine 15s 0.026% 0.026% 0.046% 0.066% 0.086% 0.106% 0.126% 7.3
60 Volcano 15s 0.026% 0.026% 0.046% 0.066% 0.086% 0.106% 0.126% 7.3
70 Deep Pit 20s 0.028% 0.028% 0.048% 0.068% 0.088% 0.108% 0.128% 5.5

The following table shows the distribution for random gems:

Gem Chance
Sapphire 40%
Emerald 30%
Ruby 20%
Diamond 7%
Black Opal 3%