Powerball and Mega Millions are the most popular lotteries and contests in the United States.

Both lotteries require participants to select six numbers.

This lottery's Powerball consists of five numbers ranging from 1 to 69 and a sixth number ranging from 1 to 26.

Meanwhile, in the Mega Millions country, five numbers between 1 and 70 and a sixth number, the Mega Ball, between 1 and 25, are drawn.

Shark attacks are far more likely than lightning strikes to occur (less than 1 in 1,000,000). (1 in 3,748,067).

Since the beginning of the lottery, the following Mega Millions numbers have been drawn the most: 31, 17, 4, 20, and 10; the most drawn Mega Ball number is 10.

The most frequently appearing Powerball numbers are 39, 32, 41, 23, and 22.

The Powerball number 18 has, however, appeared the most frequently.