An enormous $35 million Mega Millions jackpot is up for grabs Dec. 27, 2013. Players across the country are hoping they have all six Mega Millions winning numbers for Friday's drawing. The one-time cash option of $18 million will also make you richer than you could ever imagine. According to The Latino Post on Friday, Dec. 27, the overall odds of winning any prize are about 1 in 15, but the odds of winning the jackpot are about 1 in 259 million. How many Mega Millions lottery tickets did you buy for tonight's drawing?
BREAKING NEWS: The Mega Millions winning numbers for December 27, 2013 are 4, 15, 35, 48, 49, the Mega Ball number is 11, and the Megaplier is X 5.
California Super Lotto Plus Lottery Winner Hits Huge Prize
Meanwhile in other lottery news, California lottery officials announced Thursday, Dec. 26, that one Super Lotto Plus jackpot winner scored an $8 million prize in the Christmas Day drawing. The winner matched all six Super Lotto Plus winning numbers on Dec. 25, to win the huge $8 million Christmas jackpot.
The California lottery winner purchased the winning ticket in Calaveras County at Treats General Store, 197 East Charles Street in San Andreas. The store will also receive a $40,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket. The lucky numbers were 8, 23, 26, 33, 40, and a Mega number of 14. The $324 million California Mega Millions jackpot winner still has not come forward yet to claim their prize said lottery officials.
What Time is the Mega Millions Drawing?
The next Mega Millions drawing is scheduled for Dec. 27, 2013, at 11 p.m. EST. Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn Tuesday and Friday evenings at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets are sold in 42 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands and cost $1 each. Another $1 for the Megaplier option could greatly multiply your prize winnings.
Latest Powerball Numbers and Results
The most recent Powerball winning numbers from the Dec. 25 drawing were 23, 28, 38, 39, 56, and the red Powerball number was 32. There was one Missouri Powerball jackpot lottery winner in this drawing. See the article Powerball winning numbers $74M Dec. 25: Did anyone win the Christmas jackpot? for more information. The next Powerball drawing is scheduled for Dec. 28, 2013, at 10:59 p.m. EST. Saturday's jackpot amount is $40 million annuity, or $22.3 million cash value. Don't miss it!
Sources: Mega Millions; California Lottery; The Latino Post
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