There were no tickets sold with all six numbers in Tuesday evening’s drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery and the estimated jackpot for Friday’s drawing will grow to $298 million.
One ticket each with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, was sold in Illinois and Ohio, the Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game, announced. They are each worth $1 million.
The numbers drawn Tuesday were 8, 9, 25, 36, 66 and the Mega number was 9. The estimated jackpot was $274 million.
The drawing was the 28th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.
The odds of matching all five numbers and the Mega number are 1 in 302,575,350, according to the California Lottery. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.
The Mega Millions game is played in 45 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Virgin Islands.