On Tuesday, May 7, the latest Mega Jackpot represents $ 273 million. But was anyone lucky to win it?
The lottery numbers were drawn at 11 p.m. EST on Tuesday night. The numbers selected were Mega Millions 3-6-34-54-63, Mega Ball 19, and Megaplier x3, according to the lottery website.
Unfortunately, nobody managed to reach the jackpot last night or the Match 5. There were 15 people matching four numbers and the Mega Ball, winning $ 10,000 each.
Visit the Mega Millions website to check your numbers.
The next draw takes place on Friday, 10 May, 2019, at 11 pm. EST. The estimated jackpot is $ 295 million with a cash option of $ 181.8 million.
Mega Millions $ 2 tickets cost the play, according to the lottery website. It can number players to choose from two separate pools; five different numbers from 1 to 70 (the white balls) and one number from 1 to 25 (the Mega Ball gold).
The players meet the jackpot by matching the six winning numbers in a drawing. There are nine full ways to win a prize in Mega Millions, going from pot to $ 2.
The margins associated with winning the Mega jackpot are 1 out of 302,575,350, with players picking five numbers from 1 to 70, and Mega numbers 1 to 25, according to The Washington Post. The previous formula had a margin of 1 in 258,890,850.
There was no jackpot winner from March 12, 2019.
Mega Millions announced on her website that Anthony Wesley from Triangle, Virgina was one of his most recent winners. He won $ 1 million on the Mega Millions from drawing numbers 16 April. He chose the first five numbers, only the missing Mega Ball.
Mr Wesley said he intended to invest his money for his children. He also intends to win again. “I haven't done it yet!” He said to Mega Millions.
The Million Mega Jackpot is a $ 1.537 billion prize, so the current pot-pot has a long way to go before it goes on.