Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is now $393

  • Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is now $393

Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is now $393

The estimated jackpot for Saturday night's drawing is $356 million.

As of Friday morning, the estimated Mega Millions jackpot drawing is at $393 million, and still growing!

The next drawing is Friday, and the grand prize will be $382 million.

Currently, both games are on the top 25 all-time biggest US lottery jackpot list.

Just three days ago, the Powerball jackpot was at a mere $307 million.

David Royer of Hagerstown bought a Mega Millions ticket Thursday afternoon at D&G Liquors off Garland Groh Boulevard.

But excitement is still building at New Hampshire Lottery headquarters.

The combined $749 million up for grabs between the two lotteries at the same time is a first.

"It was just past year when a lucky New Hampshire player claimed a $487 million Powerball prize". Both jackpots are skyrocketing for this weekend's drawings.

That's more than 75 quadrillion for those who don't want to figure that out.

It's been seven years since every state lottery in the USA began selling Powerball and Mega Millions tickets. That's the sixth-largest jackpot in the game's 15-year history.

Americans are actually more likely to get struck by lightning with a one in 13,500 chance than winning the lottery. "He was only 25", she said as she loaded groceries into her auto outside Hannaford Thursday afternoon.