Mega Millions jackpot builds to $85 million Tuesday, April 28th, 2015; Three second prize tickets sold

California Mega Millions Payout and News
Updated: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:48 AM

The grand prize in the multi-state Mega Millions drawing moved to $85 million for the Tuesday drawing. The cash option will be a projected $54.9 million. None of the tickets sold for Tuesday's $65 million drawing matched 5 lotto numbers plus the Mega Ball number. The numbers drawn Tuesday night, April 21st, 2015 were 31, 33, 35, 41, 69 and the Mega Ball was 11, Megaplier was 5. The Mega Millions jackpot has been growing for 162 draws since Friday, October 4th, 2013.A single lucky player from Maryland won the $189 million grand prize in Tuesday, October 1st, 2013 drawing.

Though there was no grand prize winner Tuesday evening, Mega Millions had some huge winners. There were three lucky winners correctly matched all 5 numbers but missed Mega Ball number, which won the second prize. The three second prize winning ticket(s) bought in New York(1), South Carolina(1) and Virginia(1) won $250,000 cash each.

Also, 24 tickets matched 4 of the 5 lotto numbers, as well as the Mega Ball number. Those tickets are each worth $10,000. Other prizes won Tuesday night included 319 tickets that matched four lotto numbers and won $150. There were 1533 tickets that matched three white ball numbers plus the Mega Ball and also won $150.

With 9 different prize levels, there were 2,741,378 winning tickets sold across the nation in the Tuesday, April 21st, 2015 drawing.

Mega Millions is a consortium associated with 44 state lotteries. It holds the record highest jackpot of $656 million in North American lottery history. Mega Millions drawings occur 2 times a week every Tuesday and Friday at 7:59 p.m. Pacific Time. To play, choose 5 numbers from a set of 75 and select one Mega Ball number from 1 to 15. The minimum Mega Millions advertised grand prize is $12,000,000. The annuity option is paid in 26 equal annual payments. Winners may select one lump-sum cash payout option instead.

Unlike other Mega Millions participants, all the 9 prize levels 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 forty three lotteries. By way of example, the second Mega Millions prizes is $250,000 could pay the winner more than a million dollar due to the pari-mutuel payout system of California lottery. For the same reason, California state lottery doesn't have Megaplier like other Mega Millions states.

There were 189,751 Mega Millions winning tickets sold in the state of California. Find below the California Mega Millions payout highlights for the Tuesday night's drawing.

  • 1 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 + Mega Ball and won $18,514 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 4 of 5 + Mega Ball in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $2,351 to $19,388, with an average of $6,347 payout.
  • 51 ticket(s) matched 4 of 5 and won $508 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 4 of 5 in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $234 to $805, with an average of $523 payout.
  • 246 ticket(s) matched 3 of 5 + Mega Ball and won $51 each. In the past 1 year, tickets matched 3 of 5 + Mega Ball in CA Mega Millions drawing, won from $28 to $67, with an average of $51 payout.



Fri Apr 24, 2015 MEGA Millions Payout of U.S.
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 + Megaball$74,000,0000
5 of 5$1,000,0001
Florida-1
4 of 5 + Megaball$5,00016
4 of 5$500375
3 of 5 + Megaball$501,781
3 of 5$525,273
2 of 5 + Megaball$541,544
1 of 5 + Megaball$2345,489
Megaball Only$1886,873


Fri Apr 24, 2015 MEGA Millions Payout of California
Numbers MatchedPrizes# Winners
5 of 5 + Mega Ball(Jackpot)$74,000,0000
5 of 5$798,4010
4 of 5 + Mega Ball$19,3881
4 of 5$44561
3 of 5 + Mega Ball$48275
3 of 5$83,604
2 of 5 + Mega Ball$66,092
1 of 5 + Mega Ball$250,615
Mega Ball Only$1130,261


 More MEGA Millions Payouts

California MEGA Millions News & Payout Mega Millions jackpot builds to $85 million Tuesday, April 28th, 2015; Three second prize tickets sold
Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015, 12:48 AM
The grand prize in the multi-state Mega Millions drawing moved to $85 million for the Tuesday drawing. The cash option will be a ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot increases to $65 million; One second prize ticket sold
Friday, April 17th, 2015, 11:12 PM
There were no Mega Millions lottery grand prize winners for Friday's $55 million dollar drawing, so the grand prize will roll up ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout No jackpot ticket sold last night. Friday's Mega Millions jackpot rolls up to $55 million
Wednesday, April 15th, 2015, 01:10 AM
The Mega Millions multi-state lottery grand prize jumped to $55 million (cash value $36.1 million) Friday night when there were no ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Nobody hit the jackpot last night. Friday's Mega Millions jackpot leaps to $55 million
Tuesday, April 14th, 2015, 11:12 PM
The jackpot in America's favorite Mega Millions lottery is on the move. Because nobody correctly matched all six numbers in ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Nobody matched all 6 numbers last night. Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot increases to $47 million
Saturday, April 11th, 2015, 01:03 AM
The jackpot for Tuesday Mega Millions leaped to $47 million (cash value $30.6 million) after nobody hit all six winning numbers ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout No one matched all 6 numbers last night. Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot moves to $47 million
Friday, April 10th, 2015, 11:12 PM
The multi-state Mega Millions game jackpot has grew to an estimated $47 million dollars after there was no jackpot winner in ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Mega Millions jackpot leaps to $39 million; One ticket won the second prize
Tuesday, April 7th, 2015, 11:12 PM
The grand prize in the Mega Millions multi-state lottery game has been rolled up to $39 million. The cash value will be an ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot goes to $30 million; One player matched the first five numbers
Friday, April 3rd, 2015, 11:12 PM
No player won Friday night's Mega Millions lottery drawing, worth $25 million, bringing the estimated jackpot on Tuesday to $30 ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $25 million; 2 second prize tickets sold
Wednesday, April 1st, 2015, 12:55 AM
The projected grand prize for Tuesday night's drawing was $20 million. According to official Mega Millions, no one hit every ...... Read More »
California MEGA Millions News & Payout Mega Millions jackpot rises to $25 million Friday, April 3rd, 2015; Two tickets won the second prize
Tuesday, March 31st, 2015, 11:12 PM
Friday's Mega Millions lottery jackpot will be worth a projected $25 million (cash option $16.2 million), because no one matched ...... Read More »


 California Mega Millions SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
24
25
29
47
67
MB:
04
Fri Apr 24, 2015 Last 10 | Calendar | Search
Intelli-Combos | Power Picks | Frequency Chart | Overdue Chart
Win Checker | Lotto Wheels | Prize Analysis
News & Payout | Skip and Hit Analysis
California(CA) MEGA Millions Latest Drawing Results
Next Draw: Tue Apr 28, 2015
$85.00 Million 
Change: +$11.00 Million








 
Home |  About Us |  Privacy Policy |  Site Map |  Terms of Use |  Contact Us
CALOTTERYX.COM is not associated with the official California State Lottery. The information contained in this website is provided for informational purposes only. Every effort has been made to ensure that the winning numbers and other information posted on this website are accurate. No valid claim may be based on the winning numbers or other information contained on this website. CALOTTERYX.COM makes no warranties, guarantees or representations, of any kind, express or implied, as to the content, accuracy, completeness, reliability or timeliness of the information contained in this website or in the sites of any links provided herein. The information should always be verified by contacting the Official Lottery before it is used in any way. In the event of a discrepancy between the numbers posted on this website and the official winning numbers, the official winning numbers shall control.