With No Jackpot Winner, New Year's Day Mega Millions Lottery Grows to $415 Million

Mega Millions Results 12-28-19
The Mega Millions Numbers, Results for the Friday night 12-28-2019 drawing produced no jackpot winner but winning $1 million tickets sold in five states. The Mega Millions jackpot now grows to $415 million for the next drawing on New Year's Day 2019. Do you feel like a winner? Mega Millions

Someone could get lucky on New Year's Day 2019. That's because there was no jackpot winner in the Mega Millions jackpot drawing for Friday night (12/18/18) and the jackpot will now be more than $400 million for the next drawing.

Friday's winning Mega Millions jackpot numbers are: 9, 10, 25, 37 and 38, and the MegaBall is 21. The Megaplier is 2X.

There were match five winning tickets for $1 million sold in California, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. One of those winners played the Megaplier, doubling the win to $2 million.

The jackpot was $348 million with a cash option of $210.2 million. Now, the Mega Millions jackpot increases to an estimated $415 million and the next drawing is on Tuesday night – that's New Year's Day 2019.

"Next Tuesday's drawing will be the fifth time Mega Millions has been drawn on the first day of a new year; the jackpot has been won once on the day -- January 1, 2008," Mega Millions said in a statement.

Mega Millions is one of America's two big national lottery games. The other is Powerball. Mega Millions is played in 44 states and drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday night at 11 p.m. ET. In most states you can purchase Mega Millions tickets until 10:50 p.m. Eastern Time. Tickets cost $2 to play and the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 302 million.

The biggest-ever Mega Millions ticket was sold in October for $1.5 million but that winner has still not stepped forward.