TRACK STORMS: Use CBS 6 Interactive Radar

Fish goes for $1,000,000

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Tokyo, Japan (CNN) - The fish that fetched well over a million dollars in Japan is a bluefin tuna that weighed in at a whopping 222 kilograms. That's a little less than 500 lbs.

It was bought by the head of a popular sushi chain for a record price of $1.76 million.

How many people will it serve?

The owner says the fish is big enough to make 10,000 pieces of sushi.

So just to break even, he'd have to charge $176 a slice.

But reports say he plans to sell it to his customers for much less.