No winning Mega Millions ticket in US, jackpot now $654 million

No winning Mega Millions ticket in US, jackpot now $654 million

Friday's winning numbers numbers were 4-24-46-61-70 and a Mega Ball of 7.

A lucky victor could take home an estimated $548 million in winnings prior to taxes or opt for the cash option, which is estimated to be $309.2 million, after tonight's drawing.

The jackpot soared all the way to $654 million.

A lucky player could soon overcome remarkably bad odds to win the ninth-largest lottery jackpot in USA history. The largest, just $2 million more, was drawn in March 2012.

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Need a lucky spot to get your Mega Millions ticket? That ticket is worth $3 million.

Meanwhile, Powerball, which will be drawn on Saturday, has climbed to $314 million. The payout was $309.2 million as the cash option.

The last victor to take home a Mega Millions jackpot above $500 million was a group of 11 coworkers on a ticket sold in California in July.

The Mega Millions jackpot is approaching $470 million. Friday's jackpot is likely to beat the third-highest total of $540 million from July 2016, depending on ticket sales.

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