Finally, there was a Mega Millions jackpot winner on Tuesday night after 31 consecutive draws without one. A resident of Florida They won the whopping $1.58 billion prize, yes, but there have also been many million dollar winners across the United States.
The winners are not known until the prizes are claimed and the tickets are validated, so many remain unknown.
One lucky winner has matched all 5 white balls drawn, 13-19-20-32-33, but not yellow ball 14, to win $1 million from the 8 Mega Million drawing in August, According to the Pennsylvania Lottery.
The ticket was purchased at the Zen Mini-Mart located in New Castle, Lawrence County. The store owner will receive a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.
A man in Oklahoma thinks he’s won $10,000, but his local lottery tells him he’s actually won $1 million. Lottery officials He confirmed that the man, named Larry, was met with a huge surprise when he checked his ticket. Larry learns of the news when he visits the Oklahoma Lottery Winner Center to claim it.
The winning ticket was purchased August 4 at QuikTrip in Tulsa for a $1.35 billion fee.
Biggest jackpot ever:$1.58 billion jackpot ticket sold in Florida
Mega Millions winning numbers for August 8th
the winning numbers From Tuesday’s drawing were 32, 19, 13, 33 and 20. Megaplier was 14 and Megaplier was 2X. Tuesday night will have a jackpot of nearly $1.58 billion, making it the biggest jackpot ever awarded by the lottery.
How to play Mega Millions
Mega tickets cost millions $2 per game. There are nine total ways to win a prize.
To play, pick five numbers from 1 to 70 and one Mega Ball number from 1 to 25. You can choose Easy Pick or Quick Pick to have the station randomly pick numbers for you. You can win the jackpot by matching all 6 winning numbers in the drawing.
What is Megaplier?
Most countries offer megaplayer Advantage, which increases non-jackpot prizes by two, three, four and five times.
It costs an additional $1 per game. Before every regular Mega Millions drawing, a Megaplier is drawn. From a group of 15 balls, five of which are marked with “2X”, three with “4X” and one with “5X”.
What is the biggest Mega Millions jackpot ever?
At $1.55 billion, Mega will equal millions on Tuesday The biggest jackpot in lottery history. Here stand the other record holders:
- $1.558 billion estimated in the current lottery for 2023
- $1.537 billion from one winning ticket in South Carolina in October 2018.
- $1.348 billion from one winning ticket in Maine in January 2023.
- $1.337 billion from one winning ticket in Illinois in July 2022.
- $1.05 billion from one winning ticket in Michigan in January 2021.
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