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There were no tickets sold with all six numbers in the latest drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery and the estimated jackpot for Friday’s drawing will grow to $284 million.

One ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, was sold in Florida and is worth $1 million, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association, which conducts the game.

The numbers drawn Tuesday were 13, 23, 24, 25, 43 and the Mega number was 2. The estimated jackpot was $259 million.

The drawing was the 11th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.

The odds of matching all five numbers and the Mega number are 1 in 302,575,350, according to the California Lottery. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.

The Mega Millions game is played in 45 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Virgin Islands.

City News Service contributed to this article.



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