Who wants to be a multimillionaire? Grab your tickets and see if you're the latest lottery winner! The Mega Millions winning numbers for Oct. 11, 2013, are 3, 27, 37, 45, 48, the Mega Ball is 46, and the Megaplier is X 4, New Jersey Lottery officials announced late Friday night. The Oct. 11 Mega Millions results were revealed at 11 p.m., with an estimated jackpot of $22 million annuity, or a one time cash option of $15 million.
Since the Friday, Oct. 11 Mega Millions numbers were drawn just moments ago, it's still too early to know if there's a Mega Millions jackpot winner or not. If no one wins the grand prize Friday night, the jackpot will continue to climb and may reach $30 million by the time the next drawing rolls around on Tuesday, Oct. 15.
Meanwhile, the Baltimore Sun reported Friday, Oct 11, that the Maryland Mega Millions lottery winner claimed his enormous $189 million jackpot prize today. However, the Maryland lottery winner is choosing to remain anonymous at this time! The Maryland lottery winner's lucky Mega Millions winning numbers were 7, 10, 30, 37, 53, with a Mega Ball of 1. He purchased his winning ticket at Dash In on Quarterfield Road in Severn for the Oct. 1 drawing. The Maryland Mega Millions winner choose the $129.7 million one-time cash option, and will end up with $86 million after taxes.
What's the probability of winning the Oct. 11 Mega Millions jackpot? Lottery officials say the overall odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot is 1 in 175,711,536. The odds of winning any prize is 1 in 40.
When is the Next Powerball Drawing?
Don't miss the next Powerball drawing! Saturday's estimated jackpot is $133 million annuity, or $76 million cash value. The drawing is scheduled for Oct. 12, 2013, at 10:59 p.m. EDT. The most recent Powerball winning numbers from the Oct. 9 drawing were 3, 9, 19, 33, 38, and the red Powerball number was 18. Read the article Powerball winning numbers: Georgia, Illinois lottery winners, jackpot now $133M for more details.
Source: MegaMillions.com; Florida Lottery
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