The odds are astronomical but somebody has to eventually win the big jackpot.
The Mega Millions jackpot on Saturday climbed to an incredible $1.6 billion after no winning ticket was sold in Friday night’s drawing.
The MEGA MILLIONS jackpot is an estimated $475 million jackpot for the Tuesday, Oct. 9 drawing. A single Jackpot prize winner will have the option to receive their winnings in 30 annual installments or as a one-time, lump-sum cash payment of $265 million.
The MEGA MILLIONS jackpot, which has been rolling since May 8, resulting in an estimated $340 million jackpot for the Friday, July 13, drawing. The winning numbers that were drawn in Friday night’s Mega Millions for July 13 were 21-22-39-59-68 with a Mega Ball of 2.