TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – The fourth-largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history is up for grabs in Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing. The jackpot is an estimated $654 million. The lump sum cash payout is $372 million.READ MORE: Zoo Miami Helps Discover A Brand New Spider Species In Miami
The jackpot has been rolling over since it was last won on July 24, when a California office pool of 11 co-workers shared $543 million, the largest prize ever won on a single ticket in the game.
Three other Mega Millions jackpots have been won this year – $451 million on January 5 (Florida), $533 million on March 30 (New Jersey), and $142 million on May 4 (Ohio).
Mega Millions’ record haul was a $656 million jackpot shared by people in three states in 2012.
The Powerball jackpot is also growing again after nobody won Saturday night’s jackpot.
The Powerball jackpot is now $345 million, which is a total cash value of $199 million if you choose the lump sum payment.READ MORE: Second-Largest Solar Roof In South Florida Capable Of Providing 100% Of Energy Needs For Building
If you combine the Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots, they are both worth nearly $1 billion.
Powerball jackpots start at $40 million and roll over until the jackpot is won.
The chance of winning the Powerball jackpot is 292.2 million to one.
Powerball tickets are $2 each and are played in 44 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Mega Millions jackpots also start at $40 million and roll over until the jackpot is won.
The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot with a $2 ticket are 1-in-302.5 million.MORE NEWS: The Turtle Hospital Celebrates Earth Day, And Saving Turtles, Every Day Of The Year
You can watch the next Mega Millions drawing Tuesday night and the Powerball drawing Wednesday night during the 11pm news on CBS4, your official lottery station.