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Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot is $333 million

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The jackpot for Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing is up to $333 million.

That's the seventh largest jackpot in the game's 20-year history and the 20th biggest U.S. lottery jackpot ever.

January's Powerball jackpot of nearly $1.6 billion was the biggest ever in the United States.

If you take the lump sum in Tuesday night's Mega Millions drawing, you'll take home $226 million.

Winners can also choose annual payments over 29 years, with payments increasing five percent every year.

Click here for more on how to play the game.

The odds of taking home the grand prize are one in about 259 million.

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