The latest Mega Millions winning numbers and Mega Millions payouts are out, following the draw on Tuesday, 3 December 2019.
Mega Millions Winning Numbers
The winning numbers for the Mega Millions draw on Tuesday, 3 December 2019, were:
23, 43, 60, 63, 69 Mega Ball: 19 Megaplier: 2x
It is worth noting that the most commonly drawn winning numbers per the Mega Millions results since 1996, remain the same, and are: 31, 17, 4, 39, 2 and 48 – with 10 bubbling under.
The least drawn number for the same period is 67, which has been drawn 31 times.
Mega Millions Payouts
The Mega Millions draw on 3 December 2019 produced no jackpot winners – division one (five correct numbers + mega ball).
However, there was one notable winner, who managed to guess five of the winning numbers, bagging $1 million (R14.6 million). The lucky winner also managed to guess the megaplier, bagging and amount of $2 million (R29.2 million).
There were, 21 winners who all managed to guess four of the winning numbers and the mega ball, and therefore winning a decent amount of $10,000 (R146 358,00). Three of them guessed the megaplier, walking away with an amount of $20,000 (R292 716,00).
Meanwhile, at the bottom end of the winnings table, some 484,277 people managed to match just the mega ball, and they won $2 (R29,27) each. Of the 484,277 winners in this category, a lucky 76,013 managed to increase their prize money to $4 (R58,54).
|Match: Numbers + Mega Ball||Total Winners||Prize Amount*||Megaplier Winners||Megaplier Prize Amount*|
|4 + 0||386||$500||69||$1,000|
|3 + 1||1,154||$200||191||$400|
|3 + 0||26,727||$10||4,080||$20|
|2 + 1||23,571||$10||3,574||$20|
|1 + 1||189,508||$4||29,326||$8|
The Mega Millions Draw and Jackpot
The last time the Mega Millions winning numbers produced a jackpot winner was on 24 September 2019.
The lucky winner walked off with the entire $227 million (approximately R3.3 billion) jackpot amount – though the actual winnings were less as the winner needed to factor in federal and state-level tax obligations.
As a result of not having had a jackpot winner on Tuesday, 3 December 2019, the next Mega Millions jackpot stands at an amount of $285 million (R4.1 billion).
The next Mega Millions draw will be on Friday, 6 December 2019.