The mega millions jackpot has now skyrocketed to $52 Million after no ticket matched Tuesday’s evening draw. The esteemed next drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery will be on Friday.
The Odds Of Winning A Mega Millions Jackpot
Of course, winning a mega millions jackpot might be a once-in-a-blue-moon scenario but according to the California Lottery, the chances of matching all five numbers and the “Mega Ball” are 1 in 302,575,350. You are likely to get an overall chance of winning a prize of 1 in 24.
The mega millions jackpot lottery is conducted by the Multi-State Lottery Association. Currently, the mega millions jackpot game is being played in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The Result Of Mega Millions Jackpot
The mega millions jackpot drawing that happened on Tuesday was the second since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was matched. According to the released result of the mega millions jackpot lottery, one ticket with five numbers but missing the mega millions jackpot “Mega Ball” was sold in New York for $1 million.
Here are the respective numbers drawn on Tuesday: 1, 12, 26, 36, 50, and the mega millions jackpot “Mega Ball” was 7. The mega millions jackpot is worth $33 million. Well, aside from the mega millions jackpot, there are also consolation prices one may have the chance of winning, as per Yahoo! News:
- $1 million– five matching numbers.
- $10,000– four matching numbers and the “Mega Ball.”
- $500– four matching numbers.
- $200– three matching numbers and the “Mega Ball.”
- $10- two matching numbers, plus another matching number or the “Mega Ball.”
- $4– one matching number and the “Mega Ball.”
- $2- “Mega Ball.”