The Mega Millions drawing on Friday will cost at least $400 million.

provided no one purchased a lottery ticket matching every single prize-winning combination from Tuesday's draw.

The value of the cash option is $231.7 million. Tuesday's winning combinations

was made up of 27, 31, 50, 51, and 61. Mega Ball was selected. 21 was the Mega Ball drawn.

In California, two second-place tickets were bought for Tuesday's drawing.

They all had five matching numbers, but they did not each take home the Mega Ball. Each ticket is valued at

Because California lottery winnings vary depending on, among other things,

both the number of winners and the number of tickets sold.

They are distinct from the fixed second rewards provided in other lottery-playing states.