Mega Millions Numbers for 10/26/18: Live Results for $40 Million Jackpot Tonight
With one lucky player winning Tuesday’s record-breaking $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot, Friday’s jackpot will drop back down to $40 million. But that’s still substantial enough for players to test their luck.
For those feeling lucky, we will have the live results from Friday night’s Mega Millions numbers for 10/26/18 listed results below:
Mega Ball: 5
A ticket purchased in South Carolina matched the winning numbers of and 5-28-62-65-70, as well as the Mega Ball number of 5. The player will claim the $1.537 billion jackpot, according to an official Mega Millions press release.
However, there were several other big winners on Tuesday night. According to the Mega Millions website, there 36 total second-prize winners, valued at $1 million.
“Eight were in California, four each in Florida and New York, two each in Massachusetts, Michigan, North Carolina, New Jersey and Virginia, and one each in Arizona, the District of Columbia, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Wisconsin,” according to the Mega Millions website.
The million-dollar tickets would have matched all five white balls but not the gold Mega Ball.
The previous record Mega Millions jackpot of $656 million on March 30, 2012, was shared by winners in Illinois, Kansas and Maryland, while a $648 million jackpot was won in California and Georgia on December 17, 2013.
Mega Millions is a multistate lottery and one of America’s two biggest lottery jackpot games. Jackpots start at $40 million, and other prizes pay from $1 million to $2 million or more with a Megaplier.
The odds of winning with a $2 Mega Millions ticket are one in 303 million.Here’s how you can find the Mega Millions jackpot results for Friday, October 26, projected at $40 million (cash option $22 million).
Mega Millions Numbers for 10-26-2018
This page has the latest Mega Millions winning numbers for this draw, plus detailed prize payout information.
There are three ways to see more Mega Millions winning numbers:
- Are you a winner? Enter your numbers in the Mega Millions Number Checker to see if you’ve won in the past 365 days
- View the latest Mega Millions winning numbers.
- Did you win in an older drawing? You can view past Mega Millions numbers and prize payouts for all drawings since 1992.
These are the prize payouts for all states that play MegaMillions combined, along with the prize values for each prize tier, with and without the Megaplier. Scroll to the bottom for links to particular state payout tablesView the winners and prize payout information for the Mega Millions draw on Friday October 26th 2018 ]]>