This huge jackpot is built up over weeks as no one has won the jackpot since Mega Millions draw on Tuesday 24th Jan 2012 when one single lucky winner won the jackpot of $71,000,000. Since then the Mega Millions jackpot has encountered 15 rollovers which helped in building this staggering amount of prize money. If won by a single lucky winner, it would make someone richer than some of our popular celebrities.
Authorities are speculating a huge increase in ticket sales as a lot of interests have been spotted. It could also generate huge traffic for big lottery websites like Lotto.net as people will try to buy their tickets online to be in the chance of winning this huge jackpot.
Source: Mega Millions Results page on Lotto.net