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Big Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Friday night

Texas Mega Millions Payout and News
Updated: Wednesday, February 28, 2024 01:48 AM

TX Mega Millions News and Payout for Tuesday, February 27th, 2024 Drawing

The jackpot in America's favorite Mega Millions lottery game continues to go up exciting players all across the country. Because no one correctly hit all six winning numbers in Friday's drawing the jackpot will leap to a projected $607,000,000! The cash value stands at an estimated $$286.9 million up for grab. The numbers from Tuesday, February 27th, 2024 drawing were 06, 18, 26, 27, 49 and the Mega Ball was 04, Megaplier was 3. Nobody won the Mega Millions grand prize in the past 23 draws since Tuesday, December 12th, 2023. The last jackpot was won by 2 tickets sold in CA(2), matched all six numbers and shared a $395 million top prize.

Though there was no jackpot winner Tuesday evening, Mega Millions had some huge winners. There was only one ticket that correctly matched all five numbers and won the second prize. The 1 lucky ticket(s) sold in FL, each won one quarter million dollar cash by matching all 5 white ball numbers.

Also, 21 tickets matched 4 of the 5 lotto numbers, as well as the Mega Ball number. Those tickets are each worth $10,000. Additional prizes won Tuesday night included 518 tickets that matched four lotto numbers and won $500. 1566 tickets matched 3 of the 5 lotto numbers, plus the Mega Ball number. These tickets are also each worth $200.

With 9 different prize levels, there were a total of 2,035,674 winning tickets sold across the nation in the Tuesday, February 27th, 2024 drawing.

Mega Millions is a consortium of 44 state lotteries. It holds the record biggest jackpot in North American lottery history. Roughly 50% of the Mega Millions sales goes back for the players in prizes. Around 15% goes to commission of retailers and lottery operation expenses. About 35% total sales is used to support government services, education and charities in the member lottery states. Mega Millions drawings occur every Tuesday and Friday at 7:59 p.m. Pacific Time. To play Mega Millions, pick 5 numbers from 1 to 70 then choose 1 Mega Ball number from a set of 25. The minimum Mega Millions advertised jackpot starts at $40 million. The annuity option is paid in 30 equal yearly installments. Winners can select one time lump sum cash payout instead.


U.S.A. MEGA Millions Payout 2024-02-27

MatchPrize Amount# of WinnersWhere
5 of 5 + Megaball$563,000,000.000
5 of 5$1,000,000.001FL
4 of 5 + Megaball$10,000.0021
4 of 5$500.00518
3 of 5 + Megaball$200.001,566
3 of 5$10.0035,088
2 of 5 + Megaball$10.0030,319
1 of 5 + Megaball$4.00222,707
Megaball Only$2.00522,546

With Megaplier

MatchPrize Amount# of WinnersWhere
5 of 5$3,000,000.000
4 of 5 + Megaball$15,000.006
4 of 5$1,500.00148
3 of 5 + Megaball$600.00415
3 of 5$30.008,877
2 of 5 + Megaball$30.007,839
1 of 5 + Megaball$12.0056,127
Megaball Only$6.00131,659


Texas MEGA Millions Payout 2024-02-27

MatchPrize Amount# of WinnersWhere
5 of 5 + MegaballJackpot0
5 of 5$1,000,000.000
4 of 5 + Megaball$10,000.000
4 of 5$500.0051
3 of 5 + Megaball$200.00158
3 of 5$10.003,531
2 of 5 + Megaball$10.003,078
1 of 5 + Megaball$4.0022,636
Megaball Only$2.0054,122

With Megaplier

MatchPrize Amount# of WinnersWhere
5 of 5$3,000,000.000
4 of 5 + Megaball$15,000.000
4 of 5$1,500.0023
3 of 5 + Megaball$600.0063
3 of 5$30.001,341
2 of 5 + Megaball$30.001,173
1 of 5 + Megaball$12.008,516
Megaball Only$6.0020,376