Identify 5e

You designate an object and keep in touch with it throughout the spell. If the object is a magic item or other magical object, you will know its attributes and how to use it, and whether it needs to be coordinated with it. If it is a charged item, you will know how many times it is available.


  • Level: 1
  • Casting time: 1 Minute
  • Range: Touch
  • Components: V, S, M
  • Duration: Instantaneous

You can also discover whether a spell is affecting the object, and which spell effect the possible spell effect comes from. If the target was created by a spell, you will know which spell came from.

If you have been in contact with a creature while casting, you will know if it is affected by the spell, and from which spell the effect of the affected spell comes from.