The Mega Millions jackpot is now tied with the game's fourth largest lottery prize the nation has ever seen and is also tied for the second biggest Mega Millions jackpot of all-time after nobody matched all six numbers Tuesday night.
Here are the numbers for the Friday, Aug. 4, lottery jackpot worth $1.35 billion with a cash option of $659.5 million.
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Mega Millions numbers 8/4/23
The winning numbers for Friday night's drawing were 11, 30, 45, 52, 56, and the Mega Ball was 20. The Megaplier was 2X.
Did anyone win Mega Millions last night, Friday, August 4th, 2023?
Nobody matched all six numbers to win the Mega Millions jackpot.
Seven tickets matched all five numbers except for the Mega Ball worth $1 million. They were purchased in Louisiana, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas.
Two tickets matched all five numbers except for the Mega Ball and added the Megaplier worth $2 million. They were sold in Michigan and Tennessee.
Powerball numbers Results for Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2023. Lottery drawing jackpot at $124M
How many lotto numbers in Mega Millions do you need to win a prize?
You only need to match one number in Mega Millions to win a prize. However, that number must be the Mega Ball, worth $2.
What do I win if I get 2 lottery numbers on Mega Millions?
Matching two numbers won't win anything in Mega Millions unless one of the numbers is the Mega Ball. A ticket matching one of the five numbers and the Mega Ball is worth $4.
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When is the next Mega Millions drawing?
The Mega Millions jackpot for Tuesday's drawing rose to an estimated $1.55 billion with a cash option of $757.2 million, according to megamillions.com.
Drawings are held two times per week at approximately 10 p.m. CT every Tuesday and Friday. You can watch drawings via YouTube.
How to play Mega Millions
Here's how to play Mega Millions:
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Mega Millions 2023 lotto jackpot winners
Here is the list of 2023 Mega Millions jackpot wins, according to megamillions.com:
$1.35 billion — Jan. 13; Maine.
$20 million — Jan. 17; New York.
$31 million — Jan. 24; Massachusetts.
$31 million — Jan. 31; Massachusetts.
$483 million — April 14; New York.
$20 million — April 18; New York.
Mega Millions numbers: Results for Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2023. Lottery drawing jackpot at $1.25B
Top 10 Mega Millions lottery jackpots
Here are the all-time top 10 Mega Millions jackpots, according to megamillions.com:
$1.55 billion — Aug. 8, 2023; TBD.
$1.537 billion — Oct. 23, 2018; South Carolina.
$1.35 billion — Jan. 13, 2023; Maine.
$1.337 billion — July 29, 2022; Illinois.
$1.05 billion — Jan. 22, 2021; Michigan.
$656 million — Mar. 30, 2012; Kansas, Illinois, Maryland.
$648 million — Dec. 17, 2013; California, Georgia.
$543 million — July 24, 2018; California.
$536 million — July 8, 2016; Indiana.
$533 million — Mar. 30, 2018; New Jersey.
Top 10 U.S. lottery jackpots
Here are the nation's all-time top 10 Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots, according to powerball.com:
$2.04 billion, Powerball — Nov. 7, 2022; California.
$1.586 billion, Powerball — Jan. 13, 2016; California, Florida, Tennessee.
$1.55 billion, Mega Millions — Aug. 8, 2023; TBD.
$1.537 billion, Mega Millions — Oct. 23, 2018; South Carolina.
$1.35 billion, Mega Millions — Jan. 13, 2023; Maine.
$1.337 billion, Mega Millions — July 29, 2022; Illinois.
$1.08 billion, Powerball — July 19, 2023; California.
$1.05 billion, Mega Millions — Jan. 22, 2021; Michigan.
$768.4 million, Powerball — Mar. 27, 2019; Wisconsin.
$758.7 million, Powerball — Aug. 23, 2017; Massachusetts.
Chris Sims is a digital producer at Midwest DOT. Follow him on Twitter: @ChrisFSims.
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