Mega Millions results for 10/05/18; did anyone win the $420M jackpot?
Courtesy Michigan State Lottery
Matt Durr | MLive.com
LANSING, MI – The Mega Millions jackpot is now the sixth largest jackpot in the history of the game as there was no winner of the $420 million jackpot for the drawing held on Friday, Oct. 5.
That means the jackpot for Tuesday, Oct. 9 will be worth $470 million with a cash option of $265 million
The Mega Millions numbers for Oct. 5: 27-28-32-41-69
The Gold Mega Ball: 12
The Megaplier: 2
Mega Millions winners for Oct. 5:
- While there was no grand prize winner, two players matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. Those tickets were sold in California and Kentucky.
- However, neither player played the Megaplier option which would have increased their winnings to $2 million.
- In Michigan, two players matched four white balls and the Megaplier to win $1,000. That was the largest prize won in the state.
- There were 644,224 tickets sold that won at least $4 in the drawing. In Michigan, 24,899 tickets sold won at least $4 in the drawing.
Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. Five balls are drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 70; the Mega ball is drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 25. The odds of winning the jackpot is 1 in 302 million.
Mega Millions is played in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each.
In other Michigan Lottery news:
- The next Powerball drawing is Saturday night, Oct. 6 with an estimated jackpot of $253 million and a cash option of $148.4 million.
- The next Lotto 47 drawing is also Saturday night, Oct. 3 at 7:29 p.m. with a jackpot of $9.2 million. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. that day.
- Saturday’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is an estimated $105,000. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Deadline is 7:08 p.m.
For the latest on Michigan Lottery, check out the official Michigan Lottery site, which also offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.Mega Millions results for 10/05/18; did anyone win the $420M jackpot? Courtesy Michigan State Lottery Matt Durr | MLive.com LANSING, MI – The Mega Millions jackpot is now the sixth ]]>