The prize is the second-largest jackpot in USA history, behind only a $1.6 billion Powerball prize won in 2016.
The new jackpot, which eclipses the previous high of $656 million, follows an 11-week winless streak for the top prize of the Mega Millionslottery.
This drawing offers a cash option of $380 million.
Officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the Mega Millions prize Tuesday night. The jackpot has not been hit since July 24.
Don't start planning your vacation just yet, however. The odds of winning this jackpot are 1 in 302 million.
If you are going to joining an office pool, he recommends "everyone has a copy of all the numbers and a list of everyone in on the pool".
The system works, as can be seen in the stories of two lottery players-one from Panama and one from Iraq-who won huge jackpot prizes without ever setting foot in the United States. "Don't be using grocery money".
England cruise to victory over Sri Lanka England's response began perfectly as Lasith Malinga , ably assisted by an aggressive Roy, donated 17 runs from his first visit. And it was Stokes who scored the winning runs when he launched Aponso back down the ground for his second maximum.
The Mega Millions is played in 44 states, Washington D.C. and the U.S Virgin Islands.
Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot drawing is for an estimated $345 million.
"I would probably pay off my home and help my sisters", said Dottie Key.
Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets are displayed on January 3, 2018 in San Anselmo, California.
If you beat those odds, there's also a chance someone else will have bought a winning ticket and you'll have to split your prize.