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Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million

Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots total more than $800 million

Mega Millions and Powerball are offering Georgia Lottery players two very large jackpots totaling almost $783 million dollars.

UPDATE (10:38 a.m.): The Mega Millions jackpot has gone up to $361 million. The grand prize grew yet again after no victor on Friday night. And the Powerball jackpot is now up to a whopping $440 million. The Powerball jackpot is even bigger at $440 million for Wednesday's drawing. The grand prize rolled again after no victor on Saturday night.

The cash payout is $225 million.

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$343 million...that's what's up for grabs this Tuesday, January 2nd via Mega Millions. The biggest Mega Millions jackpot dates back to 2012 when three winners split $656 million. Powerball hasn't had such a big prize since August, when a MA player won a $758.7 million jackpot. No ticket won all six numbers in Friday night's drawing.

While the chance of winning either game is very low, and the chance of winning both is very, very, very low - 1 in 88 quadrillion, or 1 in 88,412,922,115,183,000 to be precise. With slightly better odds than the Powerball game, it's rare that months pass without someone winning a Mega Millions jackpot.

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