The latest Mega Millions drawing gives a neat little jackpot for someone with a ticket and a lot of luck.
Here are the winning numbers in the Friday drawing:
05-14-15-62-66; Mega Ball: 03; Megaplier: 3X
The estimated jackpot for the subscription is $ 75 million. The cash alternative is about $ 46.6 million. If no one wins, the Mega Millions jackpot will be bigger for the next drawing.
The best payout was reset on March 12 when someone in Missouri won a $ 50 million jackpot.
According to the game's official website, the odds for the winner of the jackpot are 1
Players select six numbers from two separate pools of numbers – five different numbers from 1 to 70 and one number from 1 to 25 – or select Easy Pick. A player wins the jackpot by matching all six winning numbers in a drawing.
Jackpot winners choose to receive 30 annual payments, each five percent higher than the last or one lump sum.
The Mega Millions drawings are Tuesdays and Fridays, and are offered in 44 states, Washington DC and the US Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $ 2 each.