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Dungeons & Dragons 5e Spell


Detect Evil and Good

Level 1 •

Casting Time: 1 action
Range: Self (30 ft
Components: V, S
Duration: Concentration
, up to 10 minutes
For the duration, you know if there is an aberration, celestial, elemental, fey, fiend, or undead within 30 feet of you, as well as where the creature is located. Similarly, you know if there is a place or object within 30 feet of you that has been magically consecrated or desecrated.

The spell can penetrate most barriers, but it is blocked by 1 foot of stone, 1 inch of common metal, a thin sheet of lead, or 3 feet of wood or dirt.
Verbal Component: Sensibilis Malus (Evil) / Benevis (Good)
Verbal Component (Alternative): Magic aid me if you could, reveal all sources of evil and good.

Classes: Cleric, Paladin

Tags: Detection

Source: Player's Handbook [5th Edition] (page 231)

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