The time has come to check your Mega Millions ticket! You could be the lucky winner of the world’s largest lottery jackpot after six winning numbers were drawn for Mega Millions’ $1.6 billion jackpot. The drawing took place tonight at 11 p.m. ET.
You must match all five white balls and the yellow Mega Ball to claim total victory.
Mega Millions winning numbers:
5, 28, 62, 65, 70 and Mega Ball 5
The jackpot’s estimated cash value is $913 million, an option favored by most winners. Otherwise, the jackpot is doled out over 29 years. If nobody matches tonight’s numbers, officials say the next drawing will be Friday for an estimated $2 billion jackpot.
Mega Millions has more than 302 million possible number combinations. Lottery officials had expected to sell 75 percent of them by Tuesday night’s drawing, where Mega Millions host John Crow announced the winning numbers.
Read more at CBS NEWS.