The Mega Millions jackpot has officially surpassed the half a billion-dollar mark and is at an estimated $520 million for Friday's drawing.
This makes it the 8th-largest jackpot in the game’s history.
The estimated cash value is $383.4 million.
This will be the 33rd drawing since the last time the jackpot was hit.
The longest duration without a jackpot win was on July 8, 2016, when a $536 million jackpot was hit on the 35th drawing.
The next Mega Millions drawing will take place on Friday, January 8, at 11:00 p.m. ET.