New York Lottery Reaches More than $400 Million

NEW YORK -
Robert Bailey, the 2018 Powerball winner, poses during a news conference in New York City. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

The New York Mega Millions Jackpot is $447 Million, and the Powerball is $410 million.

Tickets can be purchased until 15 minutes before the 11 PM drawing on Tuesday night.

Someone who purchases a ticket choses five numbers between 1 and 70, and another number between 1-25. To win, those randomly chosen six numbers must match the Mega Millions combination.

The New York Lottery supports education in New York State, and contributed $3.38 billion in fiscal year 2019-2020 to the state.