No big jackpot winners means that the Mega Millions jackpot just gets bigger for the next drawing.
Tonight, which is Tuesday, Dec. 8, the Mega Millions estimated jackpot grows to $264 million, with a cash option just shy of $200 million at $199.8 million.
Winning Mega Millions numbers for Tuesday, Dec. 8
Each week, Mega Millions drawings happen on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m. EST; the winning numbers for this drawing will be posted below shortly after 11 p.m.
Winning numbers: 15 – 19 – 33 – 39 – 68 Megaball: 25
$1 million Mega Millions Match 5 ticket sold in OH
The Ohio Lottery just announced that a Mega Millions ticket that matched all five white balls was sold in Country Corral in Delta, OH. As a recap, the Mega Millions winning numbers for the Dec. 4 drawing were 3 – 19 – 24 – 44 – 50, with a Megaball of 8.
Someone is having a happy Monday! A winning Mega Millions ticket worth $1 million was sold at Country Corral in Delta for the December 5, 2020 drawing! pic.twitter.com/lIplujcu0w
— Ohio Lottery (@OHLottery) December 7, 2020
Additionally, this drawing’s Megaplier was 3x. Had this winning ticket’s buyer opted for the additional $1 Megaplier, the winnings would have been tripled to $3 million! In any case, a $1 million payday is still a fantastic prize.
How to buy online lottery tickets
Just by being located in Pennsylvania, you can legally purchase online lottery tickets. In fact, you do not even need to be a resident of the Keystone State. The PA online lottery is available to anyone located in PA, provided they are over the age of 18.
There are also a handful of other states that allow the sale of online lottery tickets:
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- New York
Please play responsibly.