Tonight’s Mega Millions Jackpot is Now $350 Million
The jackpot for tonight’s Mega Millions drawing is now $350,000,000. The $4,000,000 jump is due to brisk sales across all 46 participating lottery jurisdictions.
Tickets for tonight’s drawing can be purchased until 10:45 p.m.
The winning numbers for the Mega Millions game are drawn from a field of one to 75. The Mega Ball is drawn from a separate field one to of 15. The Mega Millions drawing is televised every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. on select Lottery draw stations.
A Mega Millions prize of any amount may be claimed up to one year from the date of the drawing.
About the New York Lottery
The New York Lottery continues to be North America’s largest and most profitable Lottery, contributing $3.27 billion in fiscal year 2016-2017 to help support education in New York State. The Lottery’s contribution represents approximately 14 percent of total state education aid to local school districts.
New York Lottery revenue is distributed to local school districts by the same statutory formula used to distribute other state aid to education. It takes into account both a school district’s size and its income level; larger, lower-income school districts receive proportionately larger shares of Lottery school funding.