Mega Millions is one of the most played lottery games in America. The popular lottery game is played in over 44 states. The game was launched in the year 2002. The first Mega Millions lottery was played in the year 2002. The minimum jackpot offered by the lottery is $15 million. If a player wins the jackpot he can claim the winnings in two ways. He can opt for a onetime payment option where he will get the winnings after tax deductions. In case the player opts for Annuity Option the jackpot money gets funded to his account in 30 graduated years. The deposits in each instalment keep increasing at the rate of 5% each year!
It is very easy to play the amazing game of Mega Millions. The game employs a 5/75 “Main Numbers” plus 1/15 “Mega Ball” double matrix. The lottery game offers two chances to the players each week to win great prizes. The draws are held every Tuesday and Friday evenings at 11:00 p.m.
If you played the lottery for 1st May 2015, you must check the results as soon as possible. Unfortunately no one won the jackpot prize worth $96 Million on Friday. But the good news is that the jackpot has gone for a roll over for the next draw.
In case you played the May 01, 2015 Mega Millions Lottery, you can check the results. The result is as follows:
The main winning numbers: 17, 18, 61, 66, 74
The Mega Ball number: 03
The Megaplier number: 03
In case you want to know how much each winner won, you can see the following prize break down table.
|Prize Category||Prize Amount||Winners|
|Match 5 plus Mega Ball||$96 Million||RollOver|
|Match 5||$1 Million||0|
|Match 4 plus Mega Ball||5000||0|
|Match 3 plus Mega Ball||50||95|
|Match 2 plus Mega Ball||5||2673|
|Match 1 plus Mega Ball||2||23803|
|Match 0 plus Mega Ball||1||65687|