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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 ]]>