The Mega Millions numbers for the $1.6 billion jackpot are...

October 23, 2018 - 8:18 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) --  The Mega Millions numbers drawn Tuesday night for the $1.6 billion jackpot are:  28  70  5  62  65  Mega Ball: 5

Additionally, Wednesday night’s Powerball jackpot has soared to $620 million. The combined prizes total $2.2 billion.

Though, experts are cautioning not to get your hopes up. Lottery players face odds of 1 in 303 million of winning the Mega Millions drawing Tuesday.

Mega Millions set a world record for lottery jackpots after there were no winning numbers for the $1 billion prize on Friday.

The highest recorded lottery jackpot was $1.586 billion for a Powerball drawing in 2016.

If a lucky winner hits all six numbers to win the jackpot, they will be able to receive an immediate cash payout of $904 million. They could also receive the $1.6 billion cash prize over the course of 29 years.