Single ticket claims $530 million Mega Hundreds of thousands jackpot


Anyone in California simply added half a billion {dollars} to their checking account.

A single ticket, bought in San Diego, claimed Friday evening’s $530 million Mega Hundreds of thousands jackpot, ABC Information experiences. That comes with a money possibility payout of $345.2 million, based on contest officers.

The numbers had been 17-19-27-40-68 with a Mega Ball of two.

The profitable ticket was bought at Sorrento Deli Mart, positioned a brief stroll from the well-known Torrey Pines Golf Course.

Even should you did not win the large prize, there have been three tickets — in California, Arizona and Washington — that matched all 5 white balls to assert $1 million every.

There was no winner of the $444 million jackpot up for grabs within the final drawing, so the Friday prize rose to an estimated $530 million — the seventh-largest within the sport’s historical past.

It’s the 15th-largest jackpot total in U.S. lottery historical past.

The $530 million prize is the biggest claimed within the sport since October 2018, when somebody in South Carolina anonymously claimed a document $1.5 billion jackpot.

Winners should match all 5 numbers plus the Mega Ball to take house the large prize.

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General odds of profitable the Mega Hundreds of thousands jackpot are 1 in 302,575,350.

Mega Hundreds of thousands jackpots begin out at $40 million and roll over if there is no such thing as a jackpot winner.

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Tickets are bought in 44 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Drawings are held at 11 p.m. ET | 10 p.m. CT | eight p.m. PT each Tuesday and Friday.