Mega Millions lottery for January 14 was providing an enormous jackpot of $325 million, with a cash-value possibility of $224.2 however did anybody take the highest prize?
The numbers drawn had been 5, 8, 13, 22 and 48 for the white balls, whereas the yellow Mega Ball was 25, and the Megaplier was x2, in line with the Mega Millions web site.
Again, nobody took dwelling the largest prize on supply, though there have been three huge winners who matched 5 white balls. Two of these tickets had been purchased in New Jersey and the opposite in Minnesota.
None of the three tickets had used Megaplier which price an additional greenback, so didn’t get to double their cash.
There had been 32 winners of the $10,000 prize whose tickets matched 4 white balls and the Mega Ball. Ten of these tickets used the Megaplier to double their cash.
Meanwhile, 809 tickets matched 4 white balls to win $500, with 181 of them taking part in the Megaplier. Some 1,693 tickets matched three white balls and the Mega Ball to win $200, with 336 of them doubling their payday with the Megaplier.
In complete, the January 14 drawing produced over 859,000 profitable tickets of at the very least $2. The jackpot now grows to $347 million on Tuesday by which there might be a money possibility of $239 million.
So far this 12 months there have been no winners of the jackpot, which has been rolling because it was received in Arizona on October 22. That was the ultimate of six jackpots received in 2021, with prime prizes starting from $55 million to $1.05 billion
How To play
Mega Millions is without doubt one of the nation’s hottest lotteries with its drawings held each Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. ET.
Five white balls are taken from balls numbered 1 by means of 70 and a yellow Mega Ball is drawn from a set numbered from 1 to 25.
Tickets price $2 per play and for an additional greenback in most states, there may be the Megaplier possibility, which might improve non-jackpot prizes between two and 5 occasions.
If there isn’t any jackpot winner, the cash is added to the highest prize for the next drawing. Once the jackpot is received, the highest prize is reset to $20 million.
Tickets can be found in 45 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. However, they cannot be purchased in Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, and Utah.
The odds of profitable with a $2 Mega Millions ticket are one in 303 million. See the Mega Millions web site for extra data.