Mega Millions jackpot at $555 million for Tuesday night's drawing

Mega Millions Jackpot
Posted at 10:50 AM, Jul 19, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-19 12:03:27-04

The eighth largest jackpot in Mega Millions history will be drawn Tuesday night.

The jackpot stands at an estimated $555 million. The cash option is at an estimated $316.9 million.

Mega Millions is played in 45 states, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Washington, D.C. With so many locations, Kentucky Lottery reports the chances of winning any Mega Millions prize to be 1 in 24.

This specific jackpot will be drawn at 11 p.m ET Tuesday. Normal drawings are conducted at 11 p.m. ET Tuesdays and Fridays.

Players can purchase tickets at any Kentucky Lottery retailer or online at