Mega Millions jackpot is a big one

Mega Millions and Powerball jack pots combine for huge high

The winning numbers have been drawn for the Mega Millions jackpot. The jackpot has grown since it was last won on April 28.

The prize, which was previously estimated to be the sixth-largest prize at $382 million, is now estimated to be $393 million, moving it up the ranks as the fifth-largest prize in the game's history. The ticket was sold in Palos Heights, Illinois, at Nick's Barbecue and matched the winning numbers: 23, 33, 53, 56 and 58, and the "Mega Ball" number was 6. The Mega Ball number was six. A player wins the jackpot by matching all six winning numbers in a drawing.

According to the game's official website, the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 258,890,850.

Mega Millions and Powerball jack pots combine for huge high

Mega Millions drawings are Tuesdays and Fridays and are offered in 44 states, Washington D.C. and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

MEGA MILLIONS jackpot prizes may be paid in 30 annual installments or a one-time, lump-sum payment that jackpot winners may choose to receive instead of receiving their winnings in annual payments. Tickets cost $1 each.

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