Mega Millions jackpot raised to $640 million - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Mega Millions jackpot raised to $640 million

Officials from the Georgia Lottery say that the jackpot for Friday night's Mega Millions drawing is an estimated $640 million.  

The cash option amount is now approximately $462 million. The jackpot has rolled over 18 times since a January.  If a winner chooses the annuity option they can take home $24.6 million a year for 26 years. 

So far, more than 20 million tickets have been sold in Georgia. Friday's jackpot is the largest jackpot in world history. 

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