The Mega Millions jackpot for 7/2/21 was $ 72 million, and here are the winning numbers from Friday night’s draw.
- Top five: 08-31-32-34-45
- Mega bullet: 19
- Megaplier: 2x
The Mega Millions jackpot on 07/02/21 Friday night was worth $ 72 million, with a cash value option of $ 50.2 million. The total jackpot could increase depending on the number of tickets sold in the country before the draw.
The winning numbers last Tuesday (6/29/21) for the $ 61 million jackpot were: 07-38-50-52-69 with a Mega Ball of 21. The Megaplier was 3x.
There was no big winner on Tuesday, but there was a ticket sold in New York City that matched the top five white balls, and minus the Gold Mega Ball, for the game’s second prize of $ 1 million. If they had bought the Megaplier for an additional $ 1, their second prize would have been $ 3 million.
There were nine tickets sold nationwide on Tuesday that matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball for the third prize of $ 10,000. Only two of them bought the Megaplier for $ 1 more, making their third prize winnings worth $ 30,000.
Here are the previous Mega Millions grand prize winners in 2021:
08/06/2021 – $ 56 million (Illinois)
05/21/2021 – $ 516 million (Pennsylvania)
02/16/2021 – $ 96 million (New York)
01/22/2021 – $ 1.05 billion (Michigan)
The previous winning ticket was sold in Wisconsin on 9/15/20 for a jackpot worth $ 119 million. This was only the fifth and final Mega Millions jackpot won in calendar year 2020.
Here are the five Mega Millions jackpots 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 bill sold in Ohio and a $ 227 million bill sold 9/24/19 in the northern suburb of Cedar Park, Texas. from Austin.
Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery every Tuesday and Friday night, and it’s one of America’s two biggest jackpot lottery games. Mega Millions jackpots start at $ 20 million, and other prizes pay out between $ 1 and $ 2 million or more with a Megaplier. Tickets cost $ 2 per line and the odds of winning with a $ 2 Mega Millions ticket are one in 303 million. For more information on Mega Millions, or to check your past issues, visit its website.
Powerball is the other multi-state lottery, and it starts at $ 20 million as well. Her drawings take place shortly after 11 p.m. ET on Wednesday and Saturday nights. here is Powerball Site for more information or to check past winning numbers.
Here are the top 10 Mega Millions jackpots to date:
Amount / Date / Winning Tickets
- $ 1.537 billion 10/23/2018 1-SC
- $ 1.05 billion 01/22/2021 1-MI
- $ 656 million 03/30/2012 1-IL, 1-KS, 1-MD
- 648 million dollars 12/17/2013 1-CA, 1-GA
- $ 543 million 07/24/2018 1-CA
- $ 536 million 8/7/2016 1-IN
- $ 533 million 03/30/2018 1-NJ
- $ 522 million 07/6/2019 1-CA
- $ 516 million 05/21/2011 1-PA
- $ 451 million 5/1/2018 1-FL