Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots close in on $500 million

Written By

Aditya Singh    | 16 Sep 2022

Ohio's Cleveland —  For this weekend's draws, the total jackpots for the Mega Millions and Powerball games have almost hit $500 million.

The anticipated Mega Millions jackpot is $256 million, while the estimated Powerball jackpot for Saturday, September 17 is $225 million.

The $35.9 million Saturday Classic Lotto jackpot.

The odds of winning a Pick 4 wager are 1 in 10,000, and the payout is $5,000.

The probability of winning the Rolling Cash 5 jackpot, which is $258,000 for matching all five numbers, is one in 575,757.

On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 7:05 p.m., the classic lottery is drawn.  With a $1 ticket, the chances of winning the jackpot are 1 in 13,983,816.

At 11 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays, Mega Millions drawings take place.  With a $2 ticket, the chances of winning the jackpot are 1 in 302,575,350.