Powerball jackpot reaches $725M; Mega Millions $560M
Do you feel lucky? If so, you might like to know that the jackpots in America’s two biggest lottery games have reached a total of nearly $1.3 billion.
The Mega Millions jackpot has surged past $560 million for just the seventh time in the game’s 21-year history after no ticket matched all six numbers in Tuesday night’s drawing.
The winning numbers included white balls 10, 17, 33, 51, and 64, plus the gold Mega Ball 5.
The estimated jackpot for the next drawing on Friday, July 14, is $560 million, or $281.1 million cash. The current roll began after the jackpot was last won in New York on April 18.
In addition, the Powerball jackpot continues its climb up the record charts reaching an estimated $725 million for the next drawing on Wednesday night, July 12. The cash option for the jackpot is an estimated $366.2 million. The jackpot currently ranks as the seventh-largest Powerball jackpot.
You can watch both drawings on 21 News at 11.