MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Mega Millions jackpot has reached a massive $515 million after nobody won the top prize on Tuesday night.
The winning numbers were 3-5-56-61-66 and the Mega Ball number was 4.READ MORE: Miami PD Needs Help Locating 12-Year-Old Chelsea Guardado
In the game’s 19-year history there have only been eight jackpots higher than Friday’s estimated jackpot.
The winner of the multi-state Mega Millions jackpot can choose to get their jackpot in 30 annual installments or take a lump-sum payment of $$346.3 million cash million before taxes.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Summer ‘Muggies’ & Afternoon Storms This Sunday
The Mega Millions jackpot hasn’t been won since February 16.
Mega Millions jackpots start at $20 million and roll until the jackpot is won. Players win by matching the five white ball numbers (1-70) and the Mega Ball number (1-25). The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are approximately one-in-24.MORE NEWS: Rapper Polo G, Others Facing Charges Following Traffic Stop In Miami
Be sure to watch the Mega Millions drawing on Tuesday night during the CBS4 News at 11, your official lottery station.