On Tuesday, there was no huge Mega Millions jackpot winner. As a result, the lottery has reset and you now have a chance to win the new top prize tonight, Friday, October 21, at 11 p.m. ET. Here’s how to watch a live feed and learn how much the lottery is (really).
The deadline for purchasing your ticket is apparently Friday, October 21 at 11 p.m. EDT.
The Mega Millions is now worth $30 million, but with a cash value of $14.9 million.
At 11 p.m. EDT, the drawing will be broadcast live on MegaMillions.com. Another tool for getting information and streaming the Mega Millions and other lotteries like Powerball is the LotteryHUB app. Simply download the app from Google Play or iTunes if you use an Android device.
The Pennsylvania Lottery compiled a list of TV stations that will be airing the Mega Millions in Pennsylvania tonight for viewers:
- “• Erie: WJET Ch. 24 Lottery Results at 11:20 p.m.
- • Harrisburg/Lancaster/York: WGAL Ch. 8 Lottery Results at 11:20 p.m.
- • Johnstown/Altoona/State College: WTAJ Ch. 10 Lottery Results at 11:20 p.m.
- • Philadelphia: WTXF Ch. 29 Lottery Results at 11:00 p.m.
- • Pittsburgh: WPXI Ch. 11 Lottery Results at 11:11 p.m.
- • Wilkes-Barre/Scranton: WNEP Ch. 16 Lottery Results at 11:00 p.m.”
Where can the Mega Millions be played?
Utah, Nevada, Alaska, Hawaii, and Alabama are the only states without Mega Millions. You can play this lottery in all 45 states, as well as in Washington, D.C., and the US Virgin Islands.
How often can you catch the Mega Millions?
You can play the Mega Millions on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m. EDT. Will you be the next mega winner?
Mega Million FAQ : That need to know you
How many numbers do you need to win any money on mega?
A. The player would win $10,000 for matching four numbers plus the “Mega Ball.” If a player matches four digits sans the “Mega Ball,” they will receive a $500 prize. Three numbers must match for the “Mega Ball” to be worth $200. A player will receive $10 if they match three numbers, two numbers, and the “Mega Ball.”
Do I win anything if I just get the Mega Ball?
A. You will break even and get your $2 ticket back if your gold Mega Ball matches the one that is drawn. There is a 1 in 37 chance that your ticket will match only the gold Mega Ball.
Do you win anything if you have one number?
A. The Powerball costs $4.
You will receive your $2 ticket price returned plus a couple extra dollars, for a total of $4, if your Powerball number matches the one that was chosen. Your chance of getting the Powerball alone on your ticket is one in 38.
Does order matter in Mega Millions?
A. It makes no difference what order the numbers are drawn in a lottery game like Mega Millions. Both the winning numbers for each drawing as announced on megamillions.com and the numbers on your ticket are always displayed in numerical sequence. They are simple to compare because of this.
Do you win if you get 2 numbers on Powerball?
A. In the Powerball, matching two numbers will not result in a prize unless one of the numbers is the Powerball. A winning ticket costs $7 if one of the five numbers and the Powerball match.