Did you buy Mega Millions tickets? Go check them now, because you could be a lottery winner! The Mega Millions winning numbers for September 4, 2012 are 16, 32, 39, 41, 53, the Mega Ball number is 16, and the Megaplier is X 3. The jackpot amount was for $93,000,000 annuity, before taxes.
Mega Millions Winners 9/4/2012
Unfortunately, there were no Mega Millions jackpot winners for the September 4, 2012 drawing. There were however, five (5) Match 5 + 0 winning tickets sold by the California Lottery, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana and Texas Lottery commissions. The California Mega Millions winner scored $296,808 for their winning ticket. In California, Mega Millions prize amounts are pari-mutuel, and will vary depending on ticket sales. The remaining second-tier winners will receive checks for $250,000 each, minus taxes of course. If any of these winners purchased Megaplier tickets, they could be instant millionaires!
There were also forty-four (44) Match 4 + 1 winners for $10,000 each. The Mega Millions winners matched four out of five white Mega Millions winning numbers, but not the Mega Ball number for the third-tier prize. Any Match 4 + 1 winners that spent an extra dollar on the Megaplier option for these tickets will see their prize winnings automatically multiply by the Megaplier number of 3 to $30,000 instead!
586,432 Mega Millions winners are holding tickets worth between $2 and $250,000Â—maybe even $1,000,000 if they're Megaplier winners! Did you play last night? Better yet, are you a Mega Millions winner?
When is the Next Mega Millions Drawing?
The next Mega Millions drawing is September 7, 2012 at 11:00 p.m. EDT. Friday's estimated jackpot is now $105,000,000 annuity, or $81,000,000 cash-value before taxes. Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn Tuesday and Friday evenings at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets are sold in 42 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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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