The Mega Millions jackpot has been won for the third time this year as a lucky ticket-holder in Ohio will collect a prize of $142 million ($84.0 million cash). The ticket matched all six numbers drawn Friday night – the white balls 4, 5, 10, 12 and 18, plus the gold Mega Ball 21. The revised jackpot amount reflects the final value based on actual sales.
Winning $142 million Jackpot MegaMillions sold in Ohio and plus six $4 million winners
Winning $142 million Jackpot MegaMillions sold in Ohio
A single ticket was sold in last Friday’s $142 million Mega Millions Winning Numbers Friday 05/04/2018. The ticket was sold at Fat Daddy’s Road Dog, 2901 Main Street, Dayton, OH 45439-9999.
The ticket matched all six numbers drawn Friday night – the white balls 4, 5, 10, 12 and 18, plus the gold Mega Ball 21. The ticket was a manual pick, where the player picks their own numbers.
No one has come forward yet to claim the winning ticket. The present day Cash Value of the $142 million jackpot is $84.02 million. After mandatory State (4%) and Federal (24%) tax withholdings, the winner will receive a one-time payment of $60.49 million.
Mega Millions Numbers Mega Millions Winning Numbers Results Totals Winner Today 05/04/2018 with Winning $142 million Jackpot MegaMillions sold in Ohio
plus six $4 million winners MegaMillions
The low numbers drawn on May 4 also triggered 12 Match 5 winning tickets – six of which included the optional Megaplier and are worth a whopping $4 million each! It’s the largest number of multi-million Match 5 tickets ever won in a single Mega Millions drawing. The $4 million winning tickets were sold in Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas and Washington. Of the remaining six Match 5 winning tickets sold, four were in California and one each in New York and Ohio.
In total, there were 508,464 winning tickets in the May 4 drawing MegaMillions at all prize levels, including the jackpot winner. In this jackpot run, since March 30 more than 4.6 million winning tickets were sold at all prize levels, including 19 worth $1 million or more.
Jackpot Mega Millions wins the third prize in 2018
Richard Wahl of Vernon, New Jersey, as the sole winner of the $533 million Mega Millions drawing held on Friday, March 30, 2018
The Mega Millions jackpot has been won for the third time this year as a lucky ticket-holder in Ohio will collect a prize of $142 million ($84.0 million cash).
The jackpot had been rolling since it was last won in New Jersey on March 30 at $533 million Jackpot Mega Millions is the tenth largest Lottery jackpot in North American history, the fourth largest Mega Millions jackpot in history. That followed a January 5 prize of $451 million won in Florida.
The revised jackpot amount reflects the final value based on actual sales.
Jackpot Mega Millions starting value of $40 million
For the next drawing MegaMillions Tuesday, May 8 2018, the jackpot resets to its starting value of $40 million ($23 million cash).
Mega Millions Numbers Mega Millions Winning Numbers Results Today 05/04/2018 with the jackpot resets to its starting value of $40 million
Media Center MegaMillions
Welcome to the Mega Millions Media Center. Since Mega Millions is a consortium of lotteries, there is no “central office” or spokesperson. Instead, each of those lotteries is staffed with communications professionals and spokespeople ready to assist you. Just call the one from your state, or the state nearest you:
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Illinois: Jason Schaumburg 312-793-3030
Indiana: Dennis Rosebrough 317-264-4677
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Maine: Tim Poulin 207-287-6750
Maryland: Carole Gentry 410-230-8725
Massachusetts: Christian Teja 781-849-5600
Michigan: Jeff Holyfield 517-373-1237
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Missouri: Susan Goedde 573-526-7425
Montana: Jennifer McKee 406-444-5809
Nebraska: Neil Watson 402-471-6120
New Hampshire: Maura McCann 603-271-3391
New Mexico: Wendy Ahlm 505-342-7638
New Jersey: Mary Ann Rivell 609-599-5943
New York: Lee Park 518-388-3415
North Carolina: Van Denton 919-301-3308
North Dakota: Ryan Koppy 701-328-1573
Ohio: Danielle Frizzi-Babb 216-774-5746
Oklahoma: Cylie DeBray 405-522-7722
Oregon: Chuck Baumann 503-540-1015
Pennsylvania: Gary Miller 717-702-8008
Rhode Island: Melissa Juhnowski 401-463-6500
South Carolina: Holli Armstrong 803-737-2002
South Dakota: Wade LaRoche 605-773-5869
Tennessee: Kym Gerlock 615-324-6556
Texas: Kelly Cripe 512-344-5131
Vermont: Jeff Cavender 802-476-0103
Virgin Islands: Brian Gardine 340-719-8015
Virginia: Jill Vaughan 804-692-7778
Washington: Randy Warick 360-664-4819
West Virginia: Randy Burnside 304-558-0555
Wisconsin: Communications 608-261-8412
Wyoming: Jon Clontz 307-432-9300