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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WEDNESDAY, MAY 12, 2021

CONTACT: FLORIDA LOTTERY COMMUNICATIONS

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MEGA MILLIONS® JACKPOT REACHES $430 MILLION

~ More Than $27.7 Million Generated for Education in this Series of Rollovers! ~

TALLAHASSEE - The MEGA MILLIONS® jackpot has been rolling since February 19, 2021, resulting in an estimated $430 million jackpot for the Friday, May 14 drawing! Florida players have the chance to become the state's third MEGA MILLIONS jackpot winner by purchasing a $2 ticket at any of the more than 13,000 Lottery retailers across the state.

Jackpot prize winners have the option to receive their winnings in 30 annual installments or as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $291.1 million. Jackpot prizes must be claimed within 60 days of the winning jackpot draw to receive the cash option. Winners have 180 days from the applicable drawing to claim their prize.

This series of MEGA MILLIONS jackpot rollovers has generated more than $27.7 million for education in Florida.

MEGA MILLIONS jackpots start at $20 million and roll until the jackpot is won. Players win by matching the five white ball numbers (1-70) and the Mega Ball number (1-25). The overall odds of winning a prize in the game are approximately one-in-24.

In addition to the jackpot prize, players can win lower-tier prizes ranging from $2 to $5 million by matching any of the non-jackpot-winning combinations. In this series of rollovers, there have been more than 1.24 million Florida MEGA MILLIONS winners, winning more than $12.8 million in prizes.

ABOUT MEGA MILLIONS IN FLORIDA

Since joining MEGA MILLIONS in 2013, the game has generated more than $742 million for education, and has awarded more than $756 million in prizes to 58.9 million players.

The next MEGA MILLIONS drawing will be held Friday, May 14, at 11:00 p.m., ET, tickets must be purchased by 10:00 p.m., ET to be eligible for this drawing. MEGA MILLIONS drawings are broadcast on 17 carrier stations throughout the state. Drawings are also available for viewing on the Florida Lottery website and our official YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/floridalottery. Winning numbers are available on the Lottery's website, free mobile app, at retailers statewide, and by phone at (850) 921-PLAY.

ABOUT THE FLORIDA LOTTERY

The Florida Lottery is responsible for contributing more than $39 billion to enhance education and sending more than 880,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The Florida Lottery reinvests 99 percent of its revenue back into Florida's economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000 Lottery retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games have paid more than $75.6 billion in prizes and made more than 3,000 people millionaires. For more information, please visit www.flalottery.com.

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Winning Numbers

Saturday, July 24, 2021

1-4-11-59-67-10-x2

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

$186 Million

Friday, July 23, 2021

13-17-19-40-69-17-x3

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

$153 Million

Florida Lotto with Double Play and EZmatch

Saturday, July 24, 2021

7-13-18-21-32-48

Next Jackpot:

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

$1Million


18-26-31-38-43-53

Saturday, July 24, 2021

37-40-49-53-55-3

Top Prize:

Sunday, July 25, 2021

$1,000/Day for Life

Friday, July 23, 2021

2-12-14-25-31-38

Next Jackpot:

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

$250,000

Saturday, July 24, 2021

13-21-23-25-29

Pick 5

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -0-6-3-3-23

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -2-3-3-2-06

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -6-9-5-43

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -5-7-3-36

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -9-2-23

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -1-5-66

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -7-93

Saturday, July 24, 2021

 -6-06