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Updated: Saturday, May 28th, 2016 12:01 AM

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Find below a list containing the latest 30 California(CA) MEGA Millions drawing results. The results are shown by draw date and in descending order with the latest MEGA Millions winning numbers shown first. In case you want to learn more about past results, you can look up Search Past California(CA) MEGA Millions results, and California(CA) MEGA Millions winning numbers calendar.
Mega Millions | Calottery Mega Millions
#Draw DateWinning NumbersMega BallMegaplier
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri May 27, 2016
18
41
50
68
70
09
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue May 24, 2016
11
50
51
70
75
15
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri May 20, 2016
19
24
26
40
68
08
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue May 17, 2016
17
24
27
48
75
06
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri May 13, 2016
20
21
38
54
66
07
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue May 10, 2016
12
22
46
56
74
04
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri May 06, 2016
14
26
27
32
36
07
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue May 03, 2016
28
29
33
36
45
15
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Apr 29, 2016
05
06
37
55
74
10
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Apr 26, 2016
14
16
17
28
48
02
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Apr 22, 2016
02
19
21
42
60
13
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Apr 19, 2016
09
28
40
57
65
02
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Apr 15, 2016
09
10
34
37
73
09
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Apr 12, 2016
07
11
59
62
63
03
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Apr 08, 2016
31
38
52
65
71
15
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Apr 05, 2016
13
45
52
53
57
10
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Apr 01, 2016
25
28
33
41
69
06
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 29, 2016
33
38
40
46
49
15
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Mar 25, 2016
04
11
12
35
46
12
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 22, 2016
06
19
34
38
70
05
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Mar 18, 2016
05
08
57
59
73
13
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 15, 2016
18
26
30
44
68
07
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Mar 11, 2016
14
18
48
54
71
13
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 08, 2016
27
37
54
66
69
05
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 01, 2016
01
29
33
34
55
06
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 26, 2016
03
15
19
62
74
14
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Feb 23, 2016
16
32
39
53
57
10
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 19, 2016
02
27
41
50
75
04
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Feb 16, 2016
09
31
33
46
64
04
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 12, 2016
01
07
44
68
73
01
megaplier 3
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 California MEGA Millions News and Payout for Friday, May 27th, 2016

California Mega Millions Payout and News
Updated: Saturday, May 28, 2016 12:46 AM

Nobody won Friday night's Mega Millions game drawing, worth $218 million, bringing the projected jackpot on Tuesday to $235 million. The cash option stands at a projected $153.3 million. The winning numbers from Friday night, May 27th, 2016 were 18-41-50-68-70 with Mega Ball number 09 and Megaplier x3. There was no jackpot winning ticket sold in the past 276 draws since Friday, October 4th, 2013.One lucky winner from Maryland won the $189 million top prize in Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 drawing.

While there was no grand prize winner Friday evening, some people still walked away with large winnings. There were 2 tickets that matched all 5 lotto numbers and won the 2nd prize. The 2 second prize winning ticket(s) purchased in Michigan(1) and Ohio(1) will collect $250,000 cash each.

In addition, 45 tickets matched 4 of the 5 lotto numbers, plus the Mega Ball number. Those tickets are each worth $10,000. Other prizes won Friday night included 535 tickets that matched 4 lotto numbers and won $150. Other prizes won included 2570 tickets that matched 3 white numbers plus the Mega Ball and won $150.

With nine ways to win, there were 4,644,088 winning tickets sold nationwide in the Friday, May 27th, 2016 drawing.

Mega Millions is one of the most popular lottery games in the U.S. can be played in 44 member states as a shared jackpot game. It holds the record largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history. About 50% of the Mega Millions sales goes back for the players through prize winnings. Around 15% goes to commission of retailers and lottery operation expenses. Around 35% total sales is used in government services, education and charities in the member states. Mega Millions drawings occur every Tuesday and Friday night at 7:59 PM Pacific Time. Each play costs $1. In some states, players can choose to spend $1 extra to buy the Megaplier option, which multiplies the winnings 2 to 5 times but not grand prize. The overall odds of winning any prizes is about 1 to 14. The chances of winning Mega Millions grand prize are 1 to 258,890,850. The minimum Mega Millions advertised jackpot starts at $12,000,000. Its annuity option is paid in 26 equal annual installments. Winners may choose one lump-sum cash payout option instead.

Not like other Mega Millions participants, all the nine prize tiers of California Mega Millions are pari-mutuel, as opposed to non-jackpot prize having a fixed amount. This leads to different amounts of prize for equivalent winning tickets sold in the state of California when compared to those sold in other forty three jurisdictons. Such as, the 2nd Mega Millions prizes is a quarter million dollar could pay the winner over $1000,000 due to the pari-mutuel payout system of California lottery. For the same reason, California state lottery does not offer Megaplier like other Mega Millions states.

There were 340,976 Mega Millions winning tickets sold in the state of California. Find below the CA Mega Millions payout highlights for the Friday night's drawing.

  • 7 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 + Mega Ball and won $4,674 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 4 of 5 + Mega Ball in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $1,846 to $27,771, with an average of $7,866 payout.
  • 81 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 and won $565 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 4 of 5 in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $181 to $976, with an average of $534 payout.
  • 450 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Mega Ball and won $50 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 3 of 5 + Mega Ball in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $26 to $68, with an average of $50 payout.

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 About California Mega Millions

California Mega Millions - All you need to become a Millionaire is $1 and lady luck smiling on you.

California Mega Millions States
Can you imagine a lottery where 94% of the ticket cost is diverted back to public? That is what California Mega Millions does for all of you.

California Lottery was started in 1985 after lottery was legalised in California in the year 1984. Later California Lottery started participating in the already existing and popular lottery called Mega Millions, thereby giving birth to California Mega Million.

An unbelievable $ 12,000,000 is the jackpot prize. Just imagine what all you can do with this kind of money.

The popular lottery - Mega Millions also called MM is a lottery that is available or played across multiple states in America. The name of the Mega Millions lottery earlier was .The Big Game..

In California Mega Millions, you need to select any 6 numbers from two different groups of numbers. The 1st group of numbers is from 1 to 56 and the 2nd group of numbers is from 1 to 46. If six numbers match, you win the jackpot. In California, prizes are pari-mutuel which means the payouts depends on the quantity of tickets sold and within that, the quantity of tickets have won the games.

You can claim your California Mega Millions prize from 2 modes of payment. One is annual payment where you will be provided in 26 annual payments and the other is cash payment where full amount is paid.

The California Mega Millions draws are conducted 2 days a week on Tuesday and Friday. The draw is at 7.45 pm.

 How to play California Mega Millions?

California Mega Millions How to Play
California Mega Millions can be played in 4 easy steps - Find, Pick, Buy, Play.
  1. Visit your nearest California Mega Millions retailer. There are 20,000 California Mega Millions retail shops.
  2. Once you convey your wish to play the California Mega Millions game, the retailer would give you a play slip.
  3. You need to then pick 5 numbers you consider lucky from 2 groups of numbers. The 1st 4 numbers you need to choose is from 1 to 56 and the 5th numbers you need to choose is from 1 to 46.
  4. You need to choose & mark these numbers on the California Mega Millions pay slip.
  5. In case you are unable to choose the numbers on your own, use the Quick Pick facility where a computer would choose the numbers for you randomly.
  6. Each California Mega Millions play slip contains 5 plays. You need to buy more pay slips to play more games.
  7. There is also a feature in called Advance Play which permits you to bet on the same numbers on successive draws.
  8. In case you are availing Quick Pick, you are permitted up to 10 plays on the same play slip.
  9. While marking on the pay slip, see that you use only black ink or blue ink pens. Other colours are not valid. In case you made mistake, instead of erasing, use the VOID box to make your mark.
  10. Once you have ensured that you have marked your California Mega Millions pay slip correctly, hand it over to the retailer along with $1.You would then be given a ticket. This ticket you receive also acts as a receipt.
    California Mega Millions Ticket
  11. Check the correctness of the ticket you have received for the date, the numbers you have placed bet on, draw details and the amount paid for the ticket.
  12. Once you are convinced that the information available on the California Mega Millions ticket is correct, place your signature on the back side of the ticket.
  13. It is to be noted that a California Mega Millions ticket that is once sold will not, under any circumstance, be cancelled.
  14. The tickets are bar coded. You can check you winning status either by scanning your ticket at the retailer or by visiting the California Mega Millions website.

 More About California Mega Millions

The California Mega Millions draw is usually conducted in the city of Atlanta in Georgia. It is conducted by WSB-TV.

For very large draws, the Mega Millions draw is sometimes conducted in New York City's Times Square.

The first 5 numbers are chosen using white colored balls and the 6th number is called the Mega Ball number. The 2 sets of numbers are drawn using different machines.

Unlike other states, Megaplier, a $2 game, is not offered as a part of California Mega Millions.

Prizes

The chance of winning a California Mega Millions jackpot is 1 in 175,711,536.

The chance of winning any prize is 1 in 40.

There are chances that there is more than one winner in a California Mega Millions draw. In such a case the prize is shared among the winners. However the number of winners, if belonging to the same group, should not be more than 100.

Suppose the winner dies before collecting the prize money, his / her heir can collect the California Mega Millions prize money. There is of course a formal procedure for the same.

The winners should claim or collect their prize within 180 days. If not collected, the prize will be awarded to the state of California and in turn fund schools and colleges.

The prizes of California Mega Millions above $599 are taxable. However there is no state/ or local tax pertaining to California.

It is mind blowing to know that the largest or biggest jackpot ever won in Mega Millions is of prize money $ 656,000,000 which is in 26 annual payments or an equivalent cash amount of $474,000,000. This was in the year 2012.

The 2nd highest jackpot (payable in 26 annual instalments) that was won was $390 million and the 3rd largest is $380 million.

Payment

You have to claim the jackpot prize within a year unlike other Mega Millions prizes which give a period of 180 days period. Thereafter you have 60 days to choose either the cash or the 26 annual payments.

In case of prizes other than jackpot, the same needs to be claimed within 180 days.

Eligibility

You need to be at least 18 years old if you need to play California Mega Millions.

Younger people . do not lose heart. You can win or collect the prizes on tickets that have been gifted to you.

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