Mega Millions Results, Numbers for 12/7/18: Did Anyone Win The $226 Million Jackpot Friday (Last) Night?
Friday night’s Mega Millions jackpot was worth $226 million with a cash option of $132 million. The drawing was held at 11 p.m. EST and those who played the game Friday night waited to see if their chosen numbers would help them win the prize. So did anyone win the Mega Millions prize?
The winning numbers announced Friday night were 4-10-20-33-57, Mega Ball 13 and Megaplier 3X, according to the Mega Millions website. No one won the $226 million jackpot, but a ticket for a $1 million jackpot was sold in Georiga, according to the Mega Millions website. The next drawing will take place on Tuesday night at 11 p.m. EST with a jackpot prize of $245 million (cash option $144 million), the website states.
Mega Millions drawings are held on Tuesday and Friday evenings at 11 p.m. EST and is played across 44 states across the U.S., including the Virgin Islands and the District of Columbia. To play the game, players choose five numbers from one through 70 and then a sixth number from numbers ranging from one through 25, according to the Mega Millions website.
If there is a winner and no one claims the prize, each state that participated in the lottery will receive its money back, the Mega Millions website states.
A woman from Michigan was one of the most recent Mega Millions winners. Chrissy Daskalakis, 35, told lottery officials that she had purchased her winning ticket at the Ahlora Mart, located at 201 North Groesbeck Highway in Mount Clemens, Michigan.
Daskalakis said she gave her father the ticket to check the numbers to see if she had won a prize. The following morning, Dakalakis said she received a call from her father telling her that she had won the $1 million prize. She told lottery officials winning the prize “still feels like a dream.”
“I was at the party store with my dad when I thought: ‘With the cold weather coming, why not try my luck to win some money for a vacation?'” said Daskalakis. “I grabbed a play slip, randomly selected six numbers, and got my ticket.
Daskalakis matched 20-31-39-46-49 on the five white balls during the October 30 drawing and won the $1 million prize. She told lottery officials she is thinking about planning a trip to Florida or Greece to escape from the winter weather.
“I still can’t believe I won. This prize will provide a financial cushion for me and my family,” Daskalakis said.Friday night’s Mega Millions jackpot was worth $226 million.
Mega Millions results for 12/07/18; jackpot worth $226 million
The Mega Millions numbers for Dec. 7: 4-10-20-33-57. The Gold Mega Ball: 13. The Megaplier: 3.
LANSING, MI – The Mega Millions jackpot continues to grow as there was no winner of the $226 million jackpot for the drawing held on Friday, Dec. 7.
That means the drawing on Tuesday, Dec. 11 will be worth $245 million with a cash option of $144 million.
The Mega Millions numbers for Dec. 7: 4-10-20-33-57
The Gold Mega Ball: 13
The Megaplier: 3
Mega Millions winners for Dec. 7:
- While there was no grand prize winner, one player matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. That ticket was sold in Georgia.
- That player did not play the Megaplier option, which would have increased their winnings to $3 million.
- In Michigan, three tickets sold won $10,000. That was the largest prize won in the state.
- There were 324,377 tickets sold that won at least $4 in the drawing. In Michigan, 13,008 tickets sold won at least $4.
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, Dec. 8 with an estimated jackpot of $217 million and a cash option of $125.5 million.
- The next Lotto 47 drawing is also Saturday night, Dec. 8 at 7:29 p.m. with a jackpot of $3.5 million. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. that day.
- Saturday’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is an estimated $100,000. 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.
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