Last night’s winning MEGA MILLIONS numbers for the New Year’s Eve, Tuesday, December 31, 2019, $55 million ($36.6 million cash value) jackpot drawing are:
MEGA BALL: 11
MEGA MILLIONS Results
No one matched all of last night’s MEGA MILLIONS numbers which means that the next jackpot for Friday, January 3, 2020, increased to $60 million ($39.7 million cash value).
One ticket sold in New York matched the five white balls to win the game’s second prize of $1 million.
Nine tickets matched the four white balls plus the Mega Ball for the $10,000 third prize.
Two of those winning tickets are worth $30,000 because the tickets included the optional Megaplier (an extra purchase available in most states) which was 3X on New Year’s Eve.
MEGA MILLIONS Odds and Payout
The odds of winning the MEGA MILLIONS jackpot are 1 in 302,575,350.
MEGA MILLIONS jackpot prizes may be paid in 30 annual installments or a one-time, reduced lump-sum payment that jackpot winners may choose to receive instead of receiving their winnings in annual payments.
All MEGA MILLIONS prizes must be claimed in the state where the ticket was purchased. MEGA MILLIONS prizes must be claimed within 180 days after the winning drawing date.