California MEGA Millions Results, Intelligent Picks, Lotto Wheels

Updated: Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 12:01 AM

California MEGA Millions recent winning numbers
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	resultsTue Mar 21, 2017
04
45
53
73
75
07
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Mar 17, 2017
11
27
31
58
60
10
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 14, 2017
16
23
28
33
59
13
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Mar 10, 2017
26
38
42
58
70
05
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Mar 07, 2017
03
30
45
53
68
11
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Mar 03, 2017
14
26
39
48
51
09
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Feb 28, 2017
20
33
45
58
69
04
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 24, 2017
12
29
33
42
68
14
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Feb 21, 2017
09
21
30
32
75
09
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 17, 2017
04
56
58
67
75
08
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Feb 14, 2017
07
11
33
60
68
15
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 10, 2017
32
39
51
62
75
14
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Feb 07, 2017
23
28
37
56
71
12
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Feb 03, 2017
03
06
29
30
64
03
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Jan 31, 2017
03
14
27
62
72
04
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Jan 27, 2017
17
37
53
54
61
08
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Jan 24, 2017
08
42
54
63
67
11
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Jan 20, 2017
07
09
24
41
53
14
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Jan 17, 2017
20
31
54
56
59
03
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Jan 13, 2017
10
44
58
74
75
11
megaplier 3
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Jan 10, 2017
11
20
40
41
59
15
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Jan 06, 2017
06
10
44
47
54
06
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Jan 03, 2017
14
16
23
49
53
12
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Dec 30, 2016
06
21
33
39
43
02
megaplier 2
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Dec 27, 2016
02
28
30
38
39
11
megaplier 4
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Dec 23, 2016
21
30
39
60
69
15
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Dec 20, 2016
01
12
14
48
65
02
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Dec 16, 2016
01
08
15
36
43
06
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsTue Dec 13, 2016
02
15
26
34
41
14
megaplier 5
MEGA Millions	drawing	resultsFri Dec 09, 2016
19
27
47
67
68
01
megaplier 5
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 California MEGA Millions News and Payout for Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

California Mega Millions Payout and News
Updated: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 12:57 AM

The jackpot in America's favorite Mega Millions lottery game continues to move up exciting players all across the country. Since nobody correctly hit all five lotto numbers plus the Mega Ball number in Friday's drawing the jackpot will leap to a projected $151 million! The lump-sum cash payout stands at an estimated $90.6 million. The winning numbers drawn Tuesday night, March 21st, 2017 were 04-45-53-73-75 with Mega Ball 07 and Megaplier X3.

Though the grand prize was not hit Tuesday evening, some people still walked away with large winnings. A total of 26 lucky tickets won the 3rd prize. These included 26 tickets that matched 4 white numbers in addition to the Mega Ball and won $10,000.

Additional prizes won Tuesday evening included 324 tickets that matched 4 white numbers and won $150. 1806 tickets matched three of the five lotto numbers, plus the Mega Ball number. These tickets are also each worth $150.

With nine different prize levels, there were 3,530,946 winning tickets sold across the nation in the Tuesday, March 21st, 2017 drawing.

Mega Millions is a consortium involving 44 state lotteries. It holds the record biggest jackpot of $656 million in North American lottery history. Roughly 50% of the Mega Millions sales goes back on the players in prize winnings. About 15% goes to commission of retailers and lottery operation expenses. Approximately 35% total sales is used to support government services, education and charities in the member lottery states. Mega Millions drawings occur every Tuesday and Friday night at 7:59 p.m. Pacific Time. Mega Millions lottery uses a 5/75+1/46 matrix from which winning numbers are chosen. Each play costs $1. In some states, players can choose to spend 1 extra dollar to purchase the Megaplier, which multiplies the original winnings 2 to 5 times but not grand prize. The minimum Mega Millions advertised grand prize starts at $12,000,000. The annuity option is paid in 26 equal yearly payments. Winners can choose one time lump sum cash payout instead.

Not like other Mega Millions participants, all the 9 prize tiers of California Mega Millions are pari-mutuel, instead of non-jackpot prize having a set value. This leads to different prize amounts for equivalent winners sold in the state of California when compared to those sold in other 43 Mega Millions states. For example, the second 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, CA state lottery does not have Megaplier like other Mega Millions participants.

There were 238,886 Mega Millions winning tickets sold in the state of California. Find below the CA Mega Millions payout highlights for the Tuesday night's drawing.

  • 3 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 + Mega Ball and won $7,189 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 4 of 5 + Mega Ball in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $1,483 to $27,771, with an average of $6,981 payout.
  • 54 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 and won $559 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 4 of 5 in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $187 to $883, with an average of $535 payout.
  • 269 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Mega Ball and won $55 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 3 of 5 + Mega Ball in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $27 to $63, with an average of $51 payout.

Click here for detailed information of California MEGA Millions payout and news.

 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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