The Mega Millions award 01/15/21 was the second largest in history, and eight people came close to winning it. However, they only hit the first five numbers and lost the massive Ballon d’Or for the $ 750 million prize.
Now, the National Grand Prix has risen to $ 850 million – the second largest in the game’s history. Here are the figures from Friday night’s drawing:
- First Five: 03-11-12-38-43
- The huge ball: 15
- Megaplier: 4x
There were eight people who hit the first five numbers. These tickets have been sold in California, Florida, Michigan, New Jersey (2 times), New York, Ohio and Wisconsin.
If any of these players bought Megaplier for an extra $ 1, their second prize would be $ 4 million.
The Mega Millions jackpot for 01/19/21 is valued at $ 850 million, which is already the second highest jackpot in the game’s history. Here are the top 10 jackpots to date:
Amount / date / winning tickets
- $ 1.537 billion USD 10/23/2018 1-SC
- $ 850 Million US Dollars
- $ 656M USD 30/3/2012 3-IL, 1-KS, 1-MD
- $ 648 million USD on 12/17/2013 2-CA, 1-GA
- $ 543 million 7/24/2018 1-CA
- $ 536 million 7/8/2016 1-IN
- $ 533 million 3/30/2018 1-NJ
- $ 522 million 6/07/2019 1-CA
- $ 451 million 1/5/2018 1-FL
- $ 414 Million 3/18/2014 2-FL, 1-MD
There was a $ 410 million grand prize winner on April 9, 2020, for a ticket sold in Arizona. That was the first prize in 2020.
Friday’s jackpot is the second highest jackpot since the game was valued at $ 1.5 billion during October of 2018.
He was the last grand prize winner from a ticket sold in Wisconsin on 15/09/20 for a grand prize of $ 119 million. It was only the fifth and final award that Mega Millions had won in calendar year 2020.
Here are the five big prizes won in 2020:
$ 119 Million – Sep 15th in Wisconsin
$ 22 million – July 31 in California
$ 124 Million – July 24 in New Jersey
$ 410 million – June 9 in Arizona
$ 202 million – February 11 in New Jersey
Other winners – dating back to 2019 – are $ 372 million sold in Ohio and a $ 227 million ticket sold 9/24/19 in Cedar Park, Texas – a suburb of North Austin.
Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery every Tuesday and Friday night, and it’s one of the two largest lottery games in America. Mega Millions prizes start at $ 20 million, and other prizes pay out from $ 1 million to $ 2 million or more with Megaplier. Tickets are $ 2 per line, and the odds of winning a $ 2 million ticket are one in 303 million. For more information on Mega Millions, or to check your past numbers, visit their site website.
Powerball is another multi-state lottery, and it also starts with $ 20 million. His painting takes place shortly after 11 PM ET on Wednesday and Saturday nights. Here it is The Powerball website For more information, or to check previous winning numbers.