Winning numbers for $256M Mega Millions jackpot are

The jackpot is $256 million. The cash option is $137.7 million.

During the 11:00 pm draw on Tuesday and Friday, five white balls will be drawn from the pool of numbers 1 to 70.

A gold Mega Ball will be drawn from a pool of numbers from 1 to 25.

There are nine ways to win a prize, from $2 to the jackpot. The overall odds of winning are 1 in 24.

The Powerball jackpot is also on the rise, jackpots up to $225 million with a cash option of $122.7 million.

Powerball drawings are Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. You have a 1:24.9 chance to win the prize.

Here's the Highest Winning Number of Mega Millions Jackpot

Check your tickets - The winning numbers for Friday's Mega Millions jackpot are: 15, 30, 35, 38, 66, Mega Ball 12 and Megaplier 4x.