706-Carat Diamond Discovery In Sierra Leone

Pastor Emmanuel Momoh, who also works as a miner, discovered the 706-carat diamond in Kono district, the government said in a statement.

Diamonds are sold by the carat (shown as ct.), which is actually a unit of weight, though most think of a carat in terms of size. Read more here


  1. http://edition.cnn.com/2017/03/17/africa/sierra-leone-massive-diamond-unearthed/
  2. http://www.iflscience.com/editors-blog/pastor-discovers-giant-706carat-diamond-in-sierra-leone/

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