Since yesterday there has clearly been no let up in the buying of Mega Millions tickets in an attempt to grab the huge jackpot on offer. This ticket buying excitement has added an amazing $50 million to yesterday’s jackpot which means that right now the Mega Millions jackpot stands at $636 million.
This is now both the 2nd biggest Mega Millions jackpot ever as well as the 2nd biggest jackpot in lottery history. If the jackpot rolls over just once more tonight then the history books will have to be re-written.
The Mega Millions lottery jackpot rose to 636 million Tuesday just 20 million short of the U. S. record. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s jackpot A whopping 341.2 million according to Virginia Lottery spokesman John Hagerty.
There is still time to pick up your entries prior to the draw taking place, so do not delay if you want to be in with a chance of winning this staggering sum of lottery cash.