The latest Mega Millions winning numbers and Mega Millions payouts are out, following the draw on Saturday, 8 June 2019.
Mega Millions Winning Numbers
The winning numbers for the Mega Millions draw on Saturday, 8 June 2019, were:
17, 19, 27, 40, 68 Mega Ball: 2 Megaplier: 3x
It is worth noting that the most commonly drawn winning numbers per the Mega Millions results since 1996, remain the same, and are: 31, 2, 17, 4, 10 and 39 – with 29 bubbling under.
The least drawn number for the same period is 67, which has been drawn 29 times.
Mega Millions Payouts
Unlike the previous draw, the Mega Millions draw on 8 June 2019 produced one jackpot winner – division one (five correct numbers + mega ball), who walked off with an impressive amount of $530 million (R7.2 billion).
However, there were three notable winners, who managed to guess five of the winning numbers, thus bagging $1 million (R14.9 million).
There were, 48 winners who all managed to guess four of the winning numbers and the mega ball, and therefore winning a decent amount of $10,000 (R149,594.00). Five of them managed to guess the megaplier, thus walking away with $30,000 (R448,782.00).
Meanwhile, at the bottom end of the winnings table, some 1,108,996 people managed to match just the mega ball, and they won $2 (R29.92) each. Of the 1,108,996 winners in this category, a lucky 154,033 managed to increase their prize money to $6 (R89.76).
|Match: Numbers + Mega Ball||Total Winners||Prize Amount*||Megaplier Winners||Megaplier Prize Amount*|
|4 + 0||1,050||$500||144||$1,500|
|3 + 1||2,782||$200||360||$600|
|3 + 0||69,646||$10||10,029||$30|
|2 + 1||61,260||$10||8,800||$30|
|1 + 1||467,555||$4||65,292||$12|
The Mega Millions Draw and Jackpot
The last time the Mega Millions winning numbers produced a jackpot winner was on 13 March 2019.
The lucky winner walked off with the entire $50 million (approximately R6.9 million) 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 Saturday, 8 June 2019, the next Mega Millions jackpot stands at an amount of $40 million (R598.3 million).
The next Mega Millions draw will be on Wednesday, 12 June 2019.