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Mega Millions jackpot increases to over $600 million

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(WKBN) — The Mega Millions jackpot has increased after there was no jackpot winner in Tuesday night’s drawing.

According to its website, the jackpot prize is now $607 million. There is a cash option of $286.9 million.

Tuesday’s winning numbers were 6, 18, 26, 27, 49, and Mega Ball 4 (Megaplier 3X). No player had a winning ticket.

This prize is the eighth-largest in Mega Millions history. The last jackpot winner of the game was in Florida in August 2023.

The current top 10 highest jackpots in Mega Millions history are:

  1. $1.602 billion won in Florida on Aug. 8, 2023
  2. $1.537 billion won in South Carolina on Oct. 23, 2018
  3. $1.348 billion won in Maine on Jan. 13, 2023
  4. $1.337 billion won in Illinois on July 29, 2022
  5. $1.050 billion won in Michigan on Jan. 22, 2021
  6. $656 million split between three winning tickets in Kansas, Illinois and Maryland on March 30, 2012
  7. $648 million split between two winning tickets in California and Georgia on Dec. 17, 2023
  8. The current jackpot of an estimated $607 million
  9. $543 million won in California on July 24, 2018
  10. $536 million won in Indiana on July 8, 2016

The next drawing is on Friday at 11 p.m. ET.

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