SHREVEPORT, LA - The lottery jackpots are climbing to monster numbers this week. The top prizes in the Powerball and Mega Millions are worth a combined $873 million this week.

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(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

The $525 million dollar Mega Millions jackpot is up for grabs on Friday, February 23. The lump sum payout is $247 million.

The Powerball jackpot for tonight (Wednesday February 21) is worth $348 million with a one time payout of $164 million.

Here’s a list of the top 24 prizes from Powerball and Mega Millions:

  • $2.04 billion, Powerball was won by one ticket in California on November 8, 2022.
  • $1.765 billion Powerball won by one winning ticket in California on October 11, 2023.
  • $1.602 Mega Millions August 8, 2023 won by one ticket in Florida.
  • $1.586 billion Powerball January 13, 2016. There were 3 winning tickets for this prize. These tickets were purchased in Tennessee, Florida, and California. Each had the option to take a lump sum of $327.8 million.
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    Photo by @alexandermilson Unsplash
  •  $1.348 billion Mega Millions won by one ticket on January 13, 2023. That ticket was sold in Maine.
  • $1.337 billion Mega Millions was won by one ticket in Illinois on July 29, 2022.
  • $1.08 Billion Powerball was won by one ticket in California on July 19, 2023.
  • 05 billion Mega Millions was won by the Wolverine FLL Club of Oakland County, Michigan in January of 2021.
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  • $768.4 million, Powerball won by a single ticket in Wisconsin. Cash: $477 million.
  • $758 million, Powerball won August 24, 2018, by Mavis Wanczyk of Massachusetts. She chose the lump sum payment of $480 million.
  • $699 million, Powerball won on October 4, 2021 in California. The ticket was sold at an Albertson’s grocery store.
  • $687.8 million, Powerball won Oct. 27, 2018. There were two winning tickets. One in Iowa and another in New York.
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  • $648 million, Mega Millions, won Dec. 17, 2013, in Georgia and California. Cash: $347.6 million.
  • $630 Million Powerball Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Two winning tickets, one in California and one in Wisconsin will split the jackpot.
  • $590.5 million, Powerball, won May 18, 2013, in Florida. Cash: $370.9 million.
  • $587.5 million, Powerball, won Nov. 28, 2012, by two tickets, sold in Missouri and Arizona. Cash: $384.7 million
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  • $559.7 million Powerball, A single ticket was sold at Reeds Ferry Market in Merrimack, NH. The winning ticket holder wants to remain anonymous.
  • $543 million Mega Millions. There was one winning ticket sold in California in the July 2018 drawing.
  • $536 million Mega Millions, a single ticket was sold in Indiana on July 8, 2016.
  • $525 million Mega Millions jackpot is up for grabs on Friday, February 23, 2024.
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