A huge diamond has been found in the Kono district of Sierra Leone.
According to Mining.com, the 709.41-carat stone is one of the world’s top 20 precious rocks ever found. The gem was
The yellow-tinted gem was found in 2015 by Pastor Emmanuel Momoh in Botswana. Valued at north of $50 million, the diamond went on auction yesterday in Antwerp, Belgium.
For more information on the diamond and the auction, click here.