$667 Million “Mega Millions” Jackpot Tonight, 3rd Highest in US
Lottery officials have raised tonight's Tuesday October 16th "Mega Millions" drawing to a huge $667 million! That is the 3'rd largest jackpot in US history.
The odds of winning are still the same even though the amount is larger, one in 302.5 million, according to reports.
Mega Millions is played in 44 states including Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
"Washington Mega Millions drawings are held at 8 p.m. Pacific Time every Tuesday and Friday. Ticket sales are cut-off every Tuesday and Friday night at 7:45 p.m. and resume at 7:46 p.m"
You can win $667 Million if you choose the annuity option that pays you over 29 years. If you choose the cash option, you win $380 million, still not bad!