The question on millionaire wannabe minds today is, “Did anyone win the Mega Millions jackpot?” The Mega Millions winning lottery numbers for May 3, 2013, are 2, 20, 34, 42, 54, the Mega Ball is 39, and the Megaplier is X 2, lottery officials announced. Friday’s final Mega Millions results revealed a number of high-tier lottery winners will be taking home some serious cash real soon!
Congratulations to the Latest Mega Millions Lottery Winners
Unfortunately, there were no jackpot winners in the May 3 drawing. There were however, eight Match 5 + 0 winners. Two California Mega Millions winners will be taking home checks for $133,171 each. Lottery winners in Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, New York and Ohio will be receiving checks for $250,000 each. All eight lottery winners matched five out of six white Mega Millions winning numbers, but not the gold Mega Ball number. Missing just one number kept these winners from winning the $126 million jackpot!
Additionally, there were 33 Match 4 + 1 winners for $10,000 each. The winners correctly picked four out of five white Mega Millions numbers, AND the gold Mega Ball number for the third-tier prize.
Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn Tuesday and Friday evenings at 11 p.m. EDT at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets are sold in 42 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
The largest Mega Millions jackpot in lottery history was $656 million (cash option of $474 million). It was split by three Mega Millions lottery winners on March 30, 2012. See the article Illinois, Kansas, Maryland lottery winners share Mega Millions winning numbers for more details.
When is the Next Mega Millions Drawing?
The next Mega Millions drawing is scheduled for May 7, 2013, at 11 p.m. EDT. Tuesday’s estimated jackpot is $139 annuity, or $104 cash-value before taxes.
Latest Powerball Results
The most recent Powerball winning numbers for May 1, 2013, were 22, 26, 31, 54, 55, and the red Powerball number was 18. There were no Powerball jackpot winners for this drawing. Don’t miss Saturday’s Powerball drawing. The May 4 Powerball winning numbers are worth a whopping $191 million!
Disclaimer: Every effort is made to ensure the Mega Millions winning numbers are correct, however mistakes can happen. Please be sure to check the megamillions.com website for total accuracy.
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