The odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are one in 302.5 million, according to the lottery game, while Powerball's odds are one in 292.2 million for the top prize.
The Mega Millions lottery jackpot for Tuesday (1/19/21) is worth an estimated $850 million. There's a 1 in 24 chance of winning a prize of some kind in the drawing.
“I asked the kids, ‘What are the odds of this happening?’” he said. The short answer is unbelievable. The odds of winning $40,000 playing Mega Millions are 1 in 931,001, and the odds of winning $3 million are about 1 in 13 million. Murphy USA #7752 in Myrtle Beach received commissions of $400 and $30,000 for selling the claimed tickets.
1 in 302,575,350 to be exact, but that’s only for the minimum grand prize of $40 million. The math we showed you in the previous section shows us that there are over 300 million possible draws, and that's what the chances of winning are if you only play one set of numbers.
The odds of winning with a $2 Mega Millions ticket are one in 303 million. See the Mega Millions website for more information. Mega Millions lottery tickets are sold at a store in Chicago ...
According to Lottery USA, the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are 1 in 302.6 million and the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million.
The winning ticket, sold at 7-Eleven, 2760 Trenton Road, Levittown, Bucks County, matched all five white balls drawn, 6-9-17-18-48, and the yellow Mega Ball 8. The chances of winning the Mega Millions jackpot are approximately 1 in 302 million. Mega Millions is played in 45 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.