Mega Millions Estimated Jackpot Will Be $868 Million
Nobody won the $667 million jackpot in last night's Mega Millions lottery game. The numbers were 3, 45, 49, 61, 69 and Mega Ball 9. So that means this Friday the estimated jackpot will be $868 million and if you go for the cash option you'll walk away with $494 million. If a Michigan player wins Friday nights jackpot, it would be the largest Mega Millions prize ever won in the state and the largest ever Michigan Lottery prize. The biggest Mega Millions jackpot was won in 2018, a $543 million jackpot ticket purchased in California.
Speaking of big lottery winners. Flashing back to August 15, 2012, Donald Lawson from Lapeer, won a $337 million Powerball jackpot. Mr. Lawson’s jackpot holds the record for the largest lottery prize ever won in Michigan.
If your not familiar with Mega Millions game. It's going to cost you $2 to play the game and the odds of winning the jackpot aren't good. The chance of matching all six numbers and taking home the grand prize is one in 302.5 million.