As strong sales continue to drive the Mega Millions(r), the jackpot for tonight's drawing is up.
to $830million, with a cash value of $487.9million, and excitement is building.
It will be the third-largest Mega Millions jackpot in 20 years. On October 23, 2018,
the Mega Million's largest jackpot was $1.537 trillion.
The winning ticket was sold in South Carolina,
and remains the largest ever lottery prize won by a single ticket. One other Mega Millions jackpot;
was won by a group consisting of four Michigan players on January 22, 2021. It is worth $1.050 Billion
There have been 28 winning tickets for all levels of the jackpot, including
that is worth more than $1 million in the 28 draws since April 15.