February 21, 2024

There have been no tickets bought with all six numbers within the newest drawing of the multi-state Mega Thousands and thousands lottery, pushing the estimated jackpot for Tuesday’s drawing to $245 million.

A ticket with 5 numbers, however lacking the Mega quantity, was bought in Georgia and is value $3 million as a result of the gamers utilized the Megaplier choice, the place for an extra $1 any non-jackpot prize is multiplied by the Megaplier quantity drawn, the Multi-State Lottery Affiliation, which conducts the sport, introduced.

The numbers drawn Friday had been 13, 33, 59, 68, and 70 and the Mega quantity was 8. The estimated jackpot was $223 million.

The drawing was the tenth for the reason that final time a ticket with all six numbers was bought.

The chances of matching all 5 numbers and the Mega quantity are 1 in 302,575,350, based on the Multi-State Lottery Affiliation. The general probability of successful a prize is 1 in 24.

The Mega Thousands and thousands recreation is performed in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Virgin Islands.

–Metropolis Information Service