Jackpots everywhere in the world are hitting extremely ballistic levels.
The Feb. 27 Mega Millions jackpot game produced no grand prize winner, so the top prize rolls to $212 Million; similarly, the Euro Millions jackpot had no big winner, so that jackpot hits 100 million Euros (about $126.8 million, U.S.) next Friday.
The winning Mega Millions numbers were 24,37,44, 50,56 and the Mega ball was 35.
18 tickets matched the first five numbers and not the Mega ball. Those tickets are each worth $250,000. They were bought in Georgia, Illinois (2), Maryland (2), Massachusetts (2), New Jersey (2), New York (5), Ohio, Texas (2) and Virginia.
67 tickets matched 4 of 5 and the Mega ball. Those tickets are each worth $10,000.
10 tickets in California matched 4 of 5 and the Mega ball. Those tickets are each worth $12,003.
The Mega Millions jackpot is the biggest in more than a year. On Feb. 22, 2008, a $270 million jackpot was won by a player in Georgia.
The last $200 million plus Mega Millions jackpot was Dec. 2008, a $207 million jackpot.
In the Euro Millions game on Feb. 27, the winning numbers were5,9,37,44,45 and the two lucky stars were 6,9.
6 tickets matched the first five numbers and one lucky star. Those tickets are each worth 575,061 Euros.
8 tickets matched the first five numbers only. Those tickets are each worth 122,395 Euros.
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The Feb. 28 Powerball jackpot is $173 million.
Good luck players, everywhere.