Mega Millions Numbers For 11/17/20, Tuesday Jackpot was for $176 Million

The Mega Millions jackpot for 11/17/20 was for $176 million, and here are the winning numbers from Tuesday night's drawing.

  • First Five: 08-13-35-46-68
  • Mega Ball: 16
  • Megaplier: 3x

Tuesday night's 11/17/20 jackpot was worth $176 million, with a cash-value option of $135.1 million. The total jackpot could increase depending on the number of tickets sold around the country prior to the drawing.

The winning numbers last Friday (11/13/20) for the $165 million jackpot were: 06-07-14-28-59 with a Mega Ball of 07. The Megaplier was 2x.

There was no grand prize winner from Friday's drawing, nor were there any tickets sold that matched the first five white balls, and minus the gold Mega Ball, for the game's second prize of $1 million.

There were 24 tickets sold nationwide on Friday that matched four of the five white balls and the Mega Ball for the $10,000 third prize. Six of those purchased the Megaplier for an extra $1, which made their third-prize winnings worth $20,000.

Mega Millions Tickets
Mega Millions tickets purchased in Texas during September 2019. Scott McDonald/Newsweek

The last grand prize jackpot winner was from a ticket sold in Wisconsin on 09/15/20 for a jackpot worth $119 million. It was only the fifth Mega Millions jackpot won in the 2020 calendar year.

Here are the five Mega Millions jackpots won in 2020:

$119 million — September 15 in Wisconsin
$22 million — July 31 in California
$124 million — July 24 in New Jersey
$410 million — June 9 in Arizona
$202 million — February 11 in New Jersey

Other recent winners over the last year were a $372 million ticket sold in Ohio and a $227 million ticket that was sold on 09/24/19 in the city of Cedar Park, Texas—a suburb north of Austin.

Mega Millions is a multi-state lottery every Tuesday and Friday night, and it is one of America's two biggest lottery jackpot games. Mega Millions jackpots start at $20 million, and other prizes pay from $1 million to $2 million or more with a Megaplier. Tickets are $2 per line, and odds of winning with a $2 Mega Millions ticket are one in 303 million. For more information on Mega Millions, or to check your past numbers, visit its website.

Powerball is the other multi-state lottery, and it also starts at $20 million. Its drawings take place shortly after 11 p.m. ET on Wednesday and Saturday nights. Here is the Powerball website for more information, or to check past winning numbers.

Here are the top 10 Mega Millions Jackpots to date:

Amount/Date/Winning Tickets

  1. $1.537 billion 10/23/2018 1-SC
  2. $656 million 3/30/2012 3-IL, 1-KS, 1-MD
  3. $648 million 12/17/2013 2-CA, 1-GA
  4. $543 million 7/24/2018 1-CA
  5. $536 million 7/8/2016 1-IN
  6. $533 million 3/30/2018 1-NJ
  7. $522 million 6/07/2019 1-CA
  8. $451 million 1/5/2018 1-FL
  9. $414 million 3/18/2014 2-FL, 1-MD
  10. $410 million 4/09/2020 1-AZ