Even with both prizes combined, they still fade in comparison to the largest prize, a $1.58 billion Powerball prize won by three players in 2016. The Mega Millions prize was last won in Wisconsin on September 15, 2020, when a single winner protected a ticket worth a $120 million prize. The game was won 5 times in 2015, with a June $414 million jackpot being the largest prize, according to officials.The odds of winning a prize are slim at 1 in 302.5 million for Mega Millions and 1 in 292.2 million for Powerball.The following are the 10 most significant Mega Millions prizes ever, along with where the tickets were acquired:$1.54 billion– one winning ticket in South Carolina (October 2018)$656 million– three winning tickets in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland (March 2012)$648 million– 2 winning tickets in California and Georgia (December 2013)$615 million– unidentified if there are winners (January 2021)$543 million– one winning ticket in California (July 2018)$536 million– one winning ticket in Indiana (July 2016)$533 million– one winning ticket in New Jersey (March 2018)$522 million– one winning ticket in California (June 2019)$451 million– one winning ticket in Florida (January 2018)$437 million– one winning ticket in New York (January 2019)The Associated Press contributed to this report.
An $865 million payment would be Mega Millions second biggest, behind only a $1.54 billion bonanza won in 2018. Otherwise, the prize is doled out over 30 years.If no one matches all of Tuesday nights winning numbers, the next drawing Friday night will have an approximated prize of $970 million, according to Mega Millions.Tuesdays Mega Millions winning numbers10, 19, 26, 28, 50Mega Ball: 16Megaplier: 2xMega Millions tickets are offered in 44 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.Meanwhile, the Powerball lotto jackpot has actually swelled to an approximated $730 million.
Those sensation fortunate have a chance Tuesday night to win the Mega Millions approximated $865 million jackpot, the games largest in a minimum of 2 years. Due to the fact that there hasnt been a winner because mid-September, the bounty has actually reached those heights.