The Mega Millions prize for 03/09/21 was $68 million, and here are the winning numbers from Tuesday night’s drawing.

  • First 5: 04-33-46-58-65
  • Mega Ball: 13
  • Megaplier: 2x

Tuesday night’s 03/09/21 prize was worth $68 million, with a cash-value alternative of $463 million. The overall prize might increase depending upon the number of tickets sold around the country prior to the illustration.

The winning numbers last Friday (03/05/21) for the $55 million jackpot were: 10-11-17-27-54 with a Mega Ball of20 The Megaplier was 2x.

There was no grand reward winner from Friday’s drawing, however there were 2 tickets sold– one each in Florida and New York City– that matched the very first 5 white balls, and minus the gold Mega Ball, for the game’s second reward of $1 million. Had they purchased the Megaplier for an extra $1, their 2nd reward would have been worth $2 million.

There were 19 tickets offered nationwide on Friday that matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball for the $10,000 3rd reward. 5 of those bought the Megaplier for an additional $1, which made their third-prize payouts worth $20,000

Mega Millions Multi-State Lottery
Mega Millions is one of 2 multi-state lottery video games. Mega Millions is played on Tuesdays and Fridays.
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05 billion, which was the second-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history. That was just the 5th, and final, Mega Millions jackpot won in the 2020 calendar year.

Here are the 5 Mega Millions prizes won in 2020:

$119 million– September 15 in Wisconsin
$22 million– July 31 in California
$124 million– July 24 in New Jersey
$410 million– June 9 in Arizona
$202 million– February 11 in New Jersey

Other winners– dating back to 2019– were a $372 million ticket sold in Ohio and a $227 million ticket that was sold on 09/24/19 in the city of Cedar Park, Texas– a suburban area north of Austin. Mega Millions jackpots start at $20 million, and other prizes pay from $1 million to $2 million or more with a Megaplier. Tickets are $2 per line, and odds of winning with a $2 Mega Millions ticket are one in 303 million.

Here are the top 10 Mega Millions Jackpots to date:

Amount/Date/Winning Tickets

  1. $ 1.537 billion 10/23/2018 1-SC
  2. $ 1.05 billion 01/22/2021 1-MI
  3. $656 million 3/30/2012 3-IL, 1-KS, 1-MD
  4. $648 million 12/17/2013 2-CA, 1-GA
  5. $543 million 7/24/2018 1-CA
  6. $536 million 7/8/2016 1-IN
  7. $533 million 3/30/2018 1-NJ
  8. $522 million 6/07/2019 1-CA
  9. $451 million 1/5/2018 1-FL
  10. $414 million 3/18/2014 2-FL, 1-MD

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