Friday's Mega Millions results are in so go get your tickets and see if you're one of the latest lottery winners! The Mega Millions winning numbers for February 10, 2012 are 3, 4, 18, 29, 50, the Mega Ball number is 20, and the Megaplier number is X 4.
Sadly, there were no Mega Millions jackpot winners in Friday's game. But not everyone will be crying in their cereal tomorrow morning. There were a ton of lottery winners with smaller prizes, including some $250,000 winners, and maybe even a few $1,000,000 Mega Millions winners.
Mega Millions Winners 2/10/2012
There were nine (9) Match 5 + 0 winners for $250,000, with one winning ticket from each of these states: Arizona, Illinois, and Virginia. There were also two (2) second-tier winners from each of these states: North Carolina, Ohio, and Texas. Each lottery winner matched five out of six Mega Millions winning numbers, but not the Mega Ball number. The standard payout for this type of wager is $250,000, but anyone holding Megaplier tickets with these winning lottery numbers could be instant millionaires! These lottery winners would tell you that spending an extra dollar on Megaplier tickets is definitely worth the money!
There were also thirty-four (34) third-tier prizes for $10,000 each. Since the Megaplier number was 4, any Megaplier tickets with these numbers would now be worth $40,000 each. All together there were a total of 563,309 Mega Millions winning tickets sold that are worth between $2 and $250,000. Are you a Mega Millions lottery winner?
When is the Next Mega Millions Drawing?
The next Mega Millions drawing is on Valentine's Day, Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 11:00pm EST. The estimated jackpot is for $51,000,000 annuity, or $37,300,000 cash-value before taxes. Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn Tuesday and Friday evenings at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets are sold in 41 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The final Mega Millions results are usually available within a few hours of the drawing.
Remember, playing the lottery should be fun, but sometimes too much lottery fun can be addictive and could ruin lives. Please play responsibly, and don't spend more than you're willing to lose.
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