The odds of matching the winning numbers were estimated to be 1 in 259 million, in the second highest payout in Mega Million's history. The largest jackpot of $656 million was recorded in March of 2012.
The winning numbers for Tuesday nights drawing of Mega Millions are: 8, 14, 17, 20, 39, and the Mega Ball number is 7.
The jackpot is estimated to climb to $1 billion for Friday's drawing if there is no winner in Tuesday night's drawing.
Tickets are only $1.00 each and available at participating lottery retailers.
Mega Millions is played in 43 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.