Megamillions is an American lottery available in most parts of the USA (as well as online). With a record jackpot of $656 million, interest in the multi-state games is at an all time high. Played twice a week, each draw offers players the chance to win a jackpot running to millions of dollars.
The first Megamillions draw took place 2002. Since then, plenty of lucky people have managed to hit the winning numbers and scoop the jackpot. Prizes always starts at $40 million! The draw takes place every Tuesday and Friday at 10:59 P.M. Eastern Time.
The Megamillions lottery is played like this:
- Players selects five numbers between 1 and 70
- Players also pick one additional number between 1 and 25