The jackpot size in the American lottery Mega Millions, which has been drawing since 2002, has reached a record $ 1.6 billion. This record-breaking jackpot can be won in the next Mega Millions draw on October 23rd.
This record jackpot sparked a huge buzz around the Mega Millions lottery. If it is ripped off by one person, the lucky person can receive a one-time payment of $ 904 million or sign an agreement to receive the entire amount in installments over 30 years.
The previous record in the American Powerball lottery in 2016 was $ 1.586 billion and was divided among three participants.
In the American Mega Millions lottery, which is drawn every Friday, to win the jackpot, you must match 5 of 75 numbers, and also correctly identify one additional number of 15 numbers.