The second-largest jackpot was a $1.586 billion Powerball drawing on January 13, 2016.
One lucky Bronx resident is all smiles today because they are one of the lucky winners of the Mega Million lottery jackpot.
No information about the Knoxville victor is available until the prize is claimed.
The Mega Millions lottery in the U.S. has reached an epic $1.6 billion after no one won the 41 billion prize on Friday night.
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Based on sales projections, 75 per cent of the 302 million possible combinations will be chosen for the draw, up from 59.1 per cent in Friday's, Carole Gentry, spokeswoman for Maryland Lottery and Gaming, said.
Big money is on the line as the Powerball and Mega Million jackpots continue to grow without a lucky victor in sight.
Two lottery jackpots continue to grow after no winners were selected in this weekend's drawings.
Tickets are $2 and players choose five numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26.
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The previous largest single jackpot of $758.7 million was won last year by Mavis Wanczyk, a 53-year-old mother of two from MA.
Powerball officials reported that there were no winners and estimated that Wednesday's drawing would be worth $620 million.
No one has won the Mega Millions jackpot since July 24, when a group of 11 workers in California split $543 million.
Each Powerball ticket is $2. But because the player added the Power Play for an extra $1, the prize is $2 million.
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If a player hits all six numbers to win the jackpot, they can opt for an immediate cash payment of $904 million or receive the $1.6 billion prize over 29 years. The games are played in 44 states, Washington D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.