DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — No winning lottery ticket was sold for the Mega Millions drawing Friday night, meaning the jackpot climbs to $654 million.
Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $548 million grand prize. The numbers were 4, 24, 46, 61, 70 and Mega Ball 7.READ MORE: NorCal Heatwave Expected To Bring More Triple-Digit Temps To The Valley; No Power Shortages Anticipated
The next drawing will be on Tuesday. The estimated jackpot for that drawing would be the fourth largest lottery prize in U.S. history.READ MORE: Sacramento Highway 99 Closure Now In Place: How To Get Around It
The jackpot has been growing since July when a group of California office workers won $543 million.
It costs $2 to play the game, but the odds of instant wealth aren’t good. The chance of matching all six numbers and winning the jackpot is one in 302.5 million.MORE NEWS: West Oakland Home Converted To Mini Museum About Black Panthers; Will Open Juenteenth
Mega Millions is played in 44 states as well as Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.