(December 18, 2013) — It’s someone’s lucky day in California and Georgia. Lottery officials say winning Mega Millions tickets were sold in those two states. The massive jackpot sits at $636 million.
A winning ticket matching all six numbers was sold at Jennifer’s Gift Shop in San Jose, according to the California Lottery. Other tickets with five and six winning numbers were sold in San Diego and Chula.
The winning Georgia ticket was also sold in Atlanta. It is possible that additional winners could still be announced.
Tuesday’s drawing was the second biggest jackpot in American lottery history, just $20 million short of the largest jackpot ever. The cash option price was estimated at $341.2 million.
The numbers, drawn at approximately 11 p.m. Eastern Time were 8, 14, 17, 20 and 39, with the Mega Ball number 7.