$418M Mega Millions jackpot: Odds, deadline, what you need to know

Mega Millions jackpot closes in on half a billion dollars

Mega Millions jackpot closes in on half a billion dollars

A customer holds a set of Mega Million lottery tickets at a convenience store in Chicago.

The Powerball jackpot has now escalated to $550 million for Saturday's drawing.

But, there were a few $50,000 winning tickets sold in Kentucky.

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The largest lottery jackpot in US history was $1.6 billion, won in January, 2016.

If anyone hits the jackpot, the ticket holder will be the 8th biggest Mega Millions prize victor and 22nd biggest jackpot victor in the history of U.S lottery. Two of Georgia's popular jackpot games are offering combined jackpots of almost $1 billion.

And that's not the only big prize out there.

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The odds of winning such a huge jackpot are very less, said the Mega Million officials. There is a drawing tonight at 11 p.m. for that game.

The jackpot has since skyrocketed by about $100 million. That means the cash option is up to $347.9 million!

It is rare for two lotteries to have such large jackpots, officials said. According to CNN Money, the chances of winning both games is 0.0000000000000011 percent.

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The Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots are at record highs and people across the country have lined up to get their tickets.

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