Mega Millions jackpot tops $360M for tonight's drawing

9th largest Powerball jackpot up for grabs

If you choose the cash option, that's $215 million.

According to a Sunday news release from the Iowa Lottery, someone bought a Powerball ticket in Iowa worth $1 million.

There was also no victor in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, which puts Wednesday night's jackpot at about $440 million.

"The cold weather hasn't stopped those wanting to buy lottery tickets", said Corby Mead, manager of the Stogie's Discount Tobacco & Beer Downtown Store at 17 Washington Ave.in Huntington.

The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an estimated $361 million, with a cash option of $225.9 million, for Tuesday night's drawing.




The biggest Powerball jackpot ever was a whopping $1.6 billion that was split three ways in 2016.

Powerball players can win $1 million by matching five numbers without the Powerball number. It was sold in MA.

The Powerball drawing on Wednesday will be the 20th since the last winning ticket was sold.

Classic Lotto draws at 7:05 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday evening at 11 p.m. The drawing for Powerball is Wednesday night.

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