According to Massachusetts State Lottery Spokesperson Christian Teja, Tuesday's jackpot is the largest jackpot since a winning $536 million ticket was sold in IN in July of 2016.
The last time was in July 2016 when a single ticket sold in IN - in Hamilton County - won a $536 million prize.
Three Mega Millions tickets sold in Virginia, including two in Virginia Beach won $10,000 each in Tuesday night's drawing!
The winning numbers in the March 27 drawing were 7, 25, 43, 56, 59 with 13 as the Mega Ball. Tonight, players in SC hope the decision falls in their hands, as this is the eleventh-largest sum seen in North America. According to Mega Millions, each payment value is 5 percent higher than the previous one. The cash payout option for the $502 million jackpot is $301 million.
$536 million; July 8, 2016 - victor sold in Indiana.
The odds of winning both jackpots are one in 75 quadrillion - that's 15 zeros - according to data scientists at Allstate.
Wednesday will be a Powerball drawing but of a jackpot worth $40 million.
Sign your winning ticket and keep it in a secure place (such as a bank deposit box) until ready to visit Pennsylvania Lottery headquarters to file a claim.
Mega Millions can be played in 44 U.S. states; Washington, D.C.; and the U.S. Virgin Islands.