Mega Millions, Powerball Jackpots For Weekend Drawings Total Over $670 Million

Roman Schwartz
October 20, 2018

It has reached a $253 million prize -that's just over a quarter of a billion dollars - for Saturday night's drawing.

The Mega Millions jackpot is not the only big jackpot up for grabs this weekend.

The Mega Millions jackpot ranks as the seventh largest in the game's history.

Mega Millions tickets are sold in 44 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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In addition to the jackpot prize, players can win lower-tier prizes ranging from $2 to $5 million by matching any of the non-jackpot-winning combinations.

Now, Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing will be worth $470 million up by $50 million.

The odds of winning both jackpots are 1 in 75 quadrillion - that's 15 zeros - according to data scientists at Allstate.

Winning numbers can be found at retailers statewide, on the Lottery's website and by phone at 850-921-PLAY.

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