The Mega Millions lottery jackpot for Tuesday (1/19/21) is worth an estimated $850 million. There's a 1 in 24 chance of winning a prize of some kind in the drawing.
To win the money (or a lump sum option worth roughly $716 million), someone would have to beat staggering odds. The odds of winning that jackpot are one in 302.5 million, according to Mega Millions.
1 in 302,575,350 to be exact, but that’s only for the minimum grand prize of $40 million. The math we showed you in the previous section shows us that there are over 300 million possible draws, and that's what the chances of winning are if you only play one set of numbers.
According to Lottery USA, the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 302.6 million and the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million.
The winning ticket, sold at 7-Eleven, 2760 Trenton Road, Levittown, Bucks County, matched all five white balls drawn, 6-9-17-18-48, and the yellow Mega Ball 8. The chances of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are approximately 1 in 302 million. Mega Millions is played in 45 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The first draw of Mega Millions was held in 2002. Mega Millions is drawn every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. ET. Mega Millions is the only lottery with match five prizes up to five Million with the optional Megaplier. Winning numbers for Mega Millions October 15, 2021. The Mega Millions lottery winning number and results will be announced at 11 ...
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