In Indonesia, an Undertaker became a millionaire by selling a meteorite that fell on his roof

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Undertaker Joshua Hutagalung from the island of North Sumatra in Indonesia became a millionaire after selling a meteorite that fell on its roof.

Joshua Hutagalung, 33, was at home when a meteorite the size of a soccer ball crashed into the roof of his veranda.

Experts say that the space rock is about 4.5 billion years old.

” It was hot, my wife dug it up with a hoe and let it cool down before bringing it into the House, ” Joshua said.

The meteorite weighed 2.2 kilograms and was larger than a soccer ball. A collector from the United States became interested in it, and Joshua sold the Space Stone to him for 1 1.8 million.

In Indonesia, an Undertaker became a millionaire by selling a meteorite that fell on his roof

With this money, he built a church in his native village and decided to retire to spend more time with his three children.

Scientists have studied the meteorite and determined that it is extremely rare. It is classified as carbonaceous chondrite CM1/2. it is an extremely rare variety that experts say contains unique amino acids and other primary elements necessary for the emergence of life.

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