Mega Millions Jackpot – Tuesday January 5th – $447 Million
Remember you can't win if you don't play and to keep if fun and play responsibly! All that being said, the Maine Lottery has announced that tonight's (January 5th's) Mega Millions Jackpot has been increased to $447 million!
That's a $338.6 million cash jackpot!
According to the Maine Lottery website, the odds of winning Mega Millions is 1:302,575,350
To hit the jackpot you must match the 5 white balls and then the Gold Mega Ball. You can choose either a Easy/Quick Pick or select 5 different numbers from 1 to 70 (white balls) and then the gold Mega Ball (numbers 1 to 25)
The cost to play Mega Millions is $2.00. The last tickets are sold at 9:50 p.m. with the winning numbers being drawn at 11 p.m.