Still on the rise. For Friday, Aug. 27 the Mega Millions jackpot is estimated at $288 million with a cash option of $208.9 million.
Winning Mega Millions numbers Aug. 27
Mega Millions drawing take place every Tuesday and Friday around 11:15 p.m. ET. Find the winning numbers here when they are available.
The Aug. 27 winning numbers are:
Winning numbers: 1 – 10 – 44 – 47 – 56
Mega Ball: 23
Last drawing on Aug. 24, no one hit the big jackpot, but one player in California matched five to win $1 million. As a recap, the winning numbers were 17 -18 – 26 – 52 – 67 with a Mega Ball of 19 and a 2x Megaplier.
Another 20 tickets matched up four white balls plus the Mega Ball. For 18 of them, the prize was $10,000 but two tickets added the $1 Megaplier, doubling the prize to $20,000.
For the first five numbers, players choose between 1 and 70. The Mega Ball can be any number from 1 to 25.
Play lottery online in these states
In states like Pennsylvania, you can purchase your lottery tickets online, from the comfort of home. You can even use the Quick Pick option to assign random numbers and purchase tickets for advance drawings.
At the PA online lottery, you get $20 free just for signing up through our links, and a deposit match bonus up to $500. Other states that offer online lottery games and sales include:
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
Always play lottery responsibly.