$270 Million Up For Grabs With No Winners On The Mega Millions Jackpot
The Mega Millions lottery operates every Tuesday and Friday at 11:00pm. A ticket cost only $1 each and five balls are drawn from a group of white balls which are numbered from 1 to 75. A Gold Mega Ball is also drawn ranging from 1 to 15. The odds of winning are 1 in 259 million and on the 4th of March, the Mega Millions Jackpot of $240 million was not won by anyone.With no winners this week, the jackpot has now increased to $270 million. Despite this, the numbers that were drawn were 10-29-31-35-45 and the Gold Mega Ball was 10 while the Megaplier was 2.
There were three tickets that were all purchased in California which won $1 million each since they matched 5 numbers.
Meanwhile in Michigan, one ticket holder won $5,000 after matching 4 white balls and the Gold Mega Ball. Since the 3rd of January 2014, no one has matched all the Mega Millions winning numbers.
In other lottery news, the Powerball multi-state lottery is now at $40 million after a Californian player matched all six numbers on Saturday and walked away with the jackpot of $60 million. There was also no winner in the Classic Lotto which was drawn on Monday and the grand jackpot now stands at $62.4 million.