Mega Millions jackpot in US soars to $640m with no winner
the Mega Millions jackpot in the US has soared to $640 million after no winner was drawn on Friday, September 23, 2023.
This is the seventh-largest jackpot in the game's history.
The next Mega Millions drawing will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2023.
Tickets can be purchased in 45 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 302.6 million, but that doesn't stop people from playing.
The huge jackpot has generated a lot of interest, and sales are expected to be high for the next drawing.
If someone wins the jackpot, they will have the choice of receiving the prize in an annuity paid out over 29 years, or a lump sum payment of an estimated $328 million.
Most jackpot winners choose the lump sum payment.
Whether or not you win the jackpot, even playing Mega Millions can be a fun way to dream about what you would do with a sudden windfall.
So if you're feeling lucky, pick up a ticket for the next drawing!