Thehas grown to $1.9 billion after no winning tickets were sold in Saturday night's drawing, according to California lottery officials. The winning numbers Saturday were 28, 45, 53, 56, 69 and a Powerball of 20.
The next drawing is set for Monday. If someone wins, it will set a new record for the largest lottery prize ever.
A winner has the option to receive the prize as an annuity spread over 29 years or as a lump-sum payment of $929.1 million, the California lottery said.
The jackpot has eluded players since Aug. 3, the last time anyone matched all five winning numbers and the Powerball.
Theof winning it all are 1 in 292.2 million.
Highest Powerball jackpot ever
Since 2016, the highest Powerball jackpot has been a world-record $1.586 billion, which was split among winners in, Florida and Tennessee.
Mega Millions drawing days
Mega Millions is a different multistate lottery game, and its drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m. ET. Earlier this year, two people who won a $1.337 billion chose to take a lump sum payment of $780.5 million. For Friday night's drawing, the estimated jackpot was $119 million.
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