Single victor gets whopping $522 Mega Millions jackpot

Single victor gets whopping $522 Mega Millions jackpot

Netting a smaller haul, the "ticket sold at Lee's Supermarket, 1585 Commonwealth Brighton, won $1 million by matching the first five numbers drawn", the Lottery said.

The winning numbers were 01-02-04-19-29.

This was the fifth largest jackpot in the history of the game. Since that day, more than 14 million winning tickets have been sold.

Six winning tickets were also sold worth $1 million, two of which were sold in New Jersey. The victor has not come forward yet and has 365 days from the date of the draw to claim.

The jackpot is worth $522 million.

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The odds of winning both jackpots are one in 75 quadrillion - that's 15 zeros - according to data scientists at Allstate. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $30,000. The jackpot was up to a whopping $522 million.

More than a million people won a smaller prize Friday night, payouts which occurs if an individual matches a few numbers but not all.

In total, there were 3,109,361 winning tickets Tuesday night at all prize levels, including the jackpot.

Three winners from California, Florida and Tennessee shared the colossal amount, taking home a massive $327.8m (£248m) each.

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