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Mega Millions results for 10/09/18; did anyone win the $470M jackpot?

Courtesy Michigan State Lottery

Matt Durr | MLive.com

LANSING, MI – Four players won $1 million, but no one won the $470 million Mega Millions jackpot for the drawing held on Tuesday, Oct. 09.

That means the jackpot for Friday, Oct. 12 will be worth $548 million with a cash option of $309 million. That jackpot will be the third largest in the history of Mega Millions and the ninth largest in U.S. history.

The Mega Millions numbers for Oct. 9: 20-22-39-54-60

The Gold Mega Ball: 18

The Megaplier: 3

Mega Millions winners for Oct. 9:

  • While there was no grand prize winner, four players matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. Those tickets were sold in California, Colorado, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.
  • However, none of those players played the Megaplier option which would have increased their winnings to $3 million.
  • In Michigan, one players matched four white balls and the Mega Ball while also playing the Megaplier to win $30,000. That was the largest prize won in the state.
  • There were 697,915 tickets sold that won at least $4 in the drawing. In Michigan, 24,016 tickets sold won at least $4 in the drawing.

Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. Five balls are drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 70; the Mega ball is drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 25. The odds of winning the jackpot is 1 in 302 million.

In other Michigan Lottery news:

  • The next Powerball drawing is Wednesday night, Oct. 10 with an estimated jackpot of $282 million and a cash option of $161.1 million.
  • The next Lotto 47 drawing is also Wednesday night, Oct. 10 at 7:29 p.m. with a jackpot of $9.6 million. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. that day.
  • Wednesday’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is an estimated $191,000. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Deadline is 7:08 p.m.

For the latest on Michigan Lottery, check out the official Michigan Lottery site, which also offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.

Mega Millions results for 10/09/18; did anyone win the $470M jackpot? Courtesy Michigan State Lottery Matt Durr | MLive.com LANSING, MI – Four players won $1 million, but no one won