Did anyone win the Mega Millions jackpot May 24, 2013? Friday’s Mega Millions winning numbers are 4, 5, 16, 18, 53, the Mega Ball number is 28, and the Megaplier is X 4, lottery officials announced. The final Mega Millions results revealed a number of high-tier lottery winners will be taking home tons of money!
Mega Millions Lottery Winners
Sadly, there were no jackpot winners in the Friday, May 24 drawing. There were however, four (4) Match 5 + 0 winners. Two (2) Mega Millions winners from the California Lottery will receive $811,997 each, and one (1) lottery winner each in Florida and New York will be receiving checks for $250,000 each. All four (4) 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 $15 million jackpot!
Additionally, there were thirty (30) 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 latest Mega Millions jackpot winners from New Jersey and Virginia split a $198 million jackpot on May 17. Read the article New Jersey Mega Millions winner claims half jackpot with Virginia lottery winner for more information.
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 28, 2013, at 11 p.m. EDT. Tuesday’s estimated jackpot is $23 annuity, or $16 cash-value before taxes.
Latest Powerball Results
The most recent Powerball winning numbers for May 22, 2013, were 9, 31, 35, 41, 57, and the red Powerball number was 26. There were no Powerball jackpot winners for this drawing. Don’t miss Saturday’s Powerball drawing. The May 25 Powerball winning numbers are worth $50 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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