Mega Millions Numbers for 10-16-2018
This page has the latest Mega Millions winning numbers for this draw, plus detailed prize payout information.
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These are the prize payouts for all states that play MegaMillions combined, along with the prize values for each prize tier, with and without the Megaplier. Scroll to the bottom for links to particular state payout tablesView the winners and prize payout information for the Mega Millions draw on Tuesday October 16th 2018
Mega Millions Results, Numbers for 10/16/18: Did Anyone Win the $667 Million Jackpot Tuesday (Last) Night?
There was plenty of excitement ahead of Tuesday night’s Mega Millions lottery drawing on 10/16/18, with the lottery’s largest jackpot ever reaching $667 million (with a $380 million cash option). Ticket sales were brisk and so naturally, many ticket holders want to know: Did anyone win the Mega Millions jackpot last night?
With no overall winner in the Tuesday night drawing, the Mega Million Jackpot has now soared to an all-time record $868 million for the Friday, 10/19/18 drawing (with a cash payout option of $494 million). There were, however, nine tickets that matched the five white numbers in Tuesday’s drawing for the $1 million prizes.
Tuesday night’s winning numbers: 3-45-49-61-69
Mega Ball: 9
Among the nine tickets for Tuesday’s 10/16/18 drawing that had five winning numbers, one of them, sold in Texas, had the optional MegaPlier, making that ticket worth $5 million, Mega Millions lottery officials said. The other eight $1 million tickets were sold in Pennsylvania (two), California, Georgia, Kentucky, New Jersey and New York.
Mega Millions is one of two big multi-state lottery games in America – the other is Powerball. Mega Millions tickets are $2, and to win the jackpot it takes matching all five white numbers and matching the Mega Ball. Players who match the five white numbers win $1 million. Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday night at 11 p.m. ET. Tickets are on sale until 10:45 p.m. ET in most states.
Officials also said that 100 tickets matched four of the white numbers plus the Mega Ball, making them $10,000 winners (12 are $50,000 winners because they also played the Megaplier.
To play Friday night’s upcoming drawing on 10/19/18 for the record $868 Mega Millions lottery, you can purchase the $2 tickets until 10:45 p.m. ET in most states. The drawing will be held at 11 p.m. ET that night. Mega Millions has been rolling, and increasing in value, since July 24 when a California pool of office workers split a $543 million jackpot win.
Here is the biggest Mega Millions jackpot to date:
- $868 million 10/19/18 drawing .
- $656 million 3/30/2012 3-IL, KS, MD
- $648 million12/17/2013 2-CA, GA
- $543 million7/24/2018 1-CA
- $536 million7/8/2016 1-IN
- $533 million3/30/2018 1-NJ
- $451 million1/5/2018 1-FL
- $414 million3/18/2014 2-FL, MD
- $393 million8/11/2017 1-IL
- $390 million3/6/2007 2-GA, NJ