The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an estimated $363 million for the next drawing on Friday, June 24. That’s a cash value of $244 million.
This is the sixth largest jackpot in Mega Millions history.
More than 176,000 Illinoisans won prizes in the Tuesday drawing, ranging from $1 to $5,000 but there was no big prize winner. The Mega Millions jackpot starts at $15 million and grows from there. The drawing will be at 9:59 p.m. Friday.
But, the odds of winning are 1 in 258,890,850.