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Powerball, Mega Millions offer 2 chances at jackpots over $300M

28 December, 2017, 00:56 | Author: Melinda Barton
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The jackpot for Wednesday night's Powerball drawing is now estimated at $337 million. Right now, the Mega Millions and Powerball have a combined jackpot of almost $650 million.

The Powerball jackpot is worth an estimated $337 millon with a cash option of $210.4 million. Overall odds of winning are one in 305.5 million for Mega Millions, one in 292.2 million for Powerball.

There were 322,157 tickets sold that won at least $4 in the drawing.

Mega Millions Drawings are at 9:59 PM (CT) every Tuesday and Friday. The winning numbers in Saturday's Powerball drawing were 44-15-1-13-3 and Powerball 25.


The biggest Mega Millions jackpot won this year was a $393 million jackpot, won in August. The jackpots for both games start at $40 million.

There was no victor in Tuesday night's drawing.

For the latest on Michigan Lottery, check out the official Michigan Lottery site, which also offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.

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