Saturday, July 2, 2011

Mega Millions

Mega Millions


A single ticket matched all six Mega Millions numbers in the jackpot this week bought $ 105,000,000 worth Virginia, lottery officials said. The winning numbers in the drawing Friday were: 12, 17, 30, 35, 47 and Mega Ball number 26. The winning ticket was purchased a Giant Food store in Herndon, Virginia, the Virginia Lottery's website.

The store receives a bonus of $ 50,000 according to lottery officials. The winning ticket is the right to choose, the full jackpot amount in 26 annual payments or a cash option is estimated at $ 68.1 million. Friday's jackpot was the largest this year. In March, some New York state government employees have a $ 319 million mega jackpot.

In January, two ticket holders in Washington and Idaho split a $ 380 million jackpot. Tuesday next drawing is estimated at $ 12 million lump-sum cash option $ 7,600,000. This coil is the next drawing if no winner. The biggest jackpot game in the country, Mega Millions is played in 41 states and Washington, DC.