Michigan Lottery: $512 million jackpot for Tuesday's Mega Millions drawing

That's a pretty penny


The Mega Millions jackpot made quite the jump from Friday night's drawing, now standing at $512 million.

The cash option for the jackpot is $303 million and the first pay-out for the recurring payment option is $7.7 million.

The biggest Mega Millions jackpot won this year was $533 million, so we are closing in on the largest jackpot of 2018.

The last Michigan winner was Kevin Blake last October. Blake won half of the game's $42 million jackpot; the other winning ticket was purchased in Rhode Island.

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It would be the largest Mega Millions prize won in the state if the winner is from Michigan.

The largest Mega Millions winner from Michigan was a couple from Port Huron who won $208 million in April 2005. The largest lottery winner won in Michigan was Donald Lawson, a Lapeer man who won a $337 million Powerball jackpot.

You can see the winning numbers tonight on Local 4 News at 11.