The first large diamond weighing 51.49 was discovered on the new Verkhne-Munsky deposit in Yakutia. TASS reports referring to the press service of the company "Alrosa".
Diamonds were obtained from the Zapolyarnaya pipe ore, from the field forming one of the four kimberlite pipes. The detector is a translucent square with an octagonal shape with a slight yellow hue. The estimated age of the produced crystal is over 350 million years.