Two people win $1,337,000,000 billion Mega Millions prize

2 people win $1,337,000,000 billion Mega Millions prize, the third largest US lottery jackpot

2 lucky ones have claimed the massive $1,337,000,000 billion Mega Million jackpot.

who agreed to split the prize if he won first, bought his ticket in a suburb of Illinois.

july 29 drawing Lottery officials said Wednesday, The jackpot was the third-largest prize won in US history.

According to lottery officials the winners who wish to remain anonymous are said to be 'over the moon' with their spectacular winnings.

Opted to take a lump sum payment of $780,500,000. The winners had until September 27 to claim the earnings.

The winning numbers were: 13-36-45-57-67, and the Mega Ball was 14.

No one has won the game since, leaving the jackpot at an estimated $301,000,000.