Largest moon rock ever put up for auction

Reuters New York, NY, USA Oct 16, 2018, 10.53 AM(IST)

A Boston auction house is offering what it says is the largest chunk of moon rock ever put up for auction, a rare lunar meteorite that was discovered in northwest Africa. The meteorite comes in six pieces that fit together, weighing a total of about 12 pounds (5 kilograms), and has a sale estimate of $500,000 (USD) in the sale closing Oct. 18, RR Auction said. The World is One News, WION examines global issues with in-depth analysis. We provide much more than the news of the day. Our aim is to empower people to explore their world. Please keep discussions on this channel clean and respectful and refrain from using racist or sexist slurs as well as personal insults. Subscribe to our channel at https://goo.gl/JfY3NI Check out our website: http://www.wionews.com Connect with us on our social media handles: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WIONews Twitter: https://twitter.com/WIONews Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/+WIONews