No Mega Millions victor; lottery jackpot now over $500 million

29 March, 2018, 02:13 | Author: Diane Mills
  • Tonight's Mega Millions drawing set at history breaking $458 million

Lottery.com, the global mobile lottery platform, today announced the launch of in-app Mega Millions play during one of the largest Mega Millions jackpots in history, estimated at $458M.

The $1 million Mega Millions ticket sold in New Jersey for Tuesday's drawing was sold at a Quick Chek convenience store in Somerset County.

The cash option is estimated at $274 million.

The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday at 8:59 p.m.

Mega Millions says it's only the fourth time the pot has surpassed the $500 million mark.

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The odds of winning the Mega Millions grand prize are 1 in 258,890,850.

"Large jackpots like this one capture everyone's attention, and it would be great to see the roll go on for a while longer". The Mega Millions jackpot reached $502 million on March 28, 2018.

A New Hampshire woman won $559.7 million in a Powerball jackpot in January.

In case one wins the jackpot, the victor can choose the annuity payment where the reward is paid in one installment immediately, followed by 29 annual payments. Jackpot prizes must be claimed within 60 days of the winning jackpot draw to receive the cash option. Tuesday's drawing wasn't without its winners.

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