Oregon Megabucks results

The latest winning Megabucks numbers online. Megabucks is American state lottery of the Oregon State launched in 1985. The lottery ticket sales started on 20 November 1985. Over the year of operation Megabucks lottery had seen a number of format changes. The lottery's matrix was for the first time changed in June 1986 from 6/38 to 6/42. In September 1986 Megabucks delivered its first jackpot which was a guaranteed amount of $1 mln. Starting from 3 June 1987 it had been using a bi-weekly draw format. In 1990 Megabucks lottery became the first American lottery offering winners the two prize payment options: the lump sum and annuity (yearly payments). On 20 May 2001 the operators altered the traditional draw format using raffle drum and numbered balls introducing the automatic random numbers generator. The same day the matrix added the 4 Megabucks numbers. Ever since Megabucks lottery has been using the 6/48 matrix.

Oregon Megabucks Winning Numbers


More info about Oregon Megabucks
CountryUSA
Numbers to Guess6 from 48
Additional NumbersNo Add. Numbers
Jackpot Winning Chances1 in 12 271 512
Next Jackpot2000000
Oregon Megabucks is offered by
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English Cons Cons 1.5 Pros Play Now
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- Cons Cons 1.5 Pros Play Now

The latest change introduced to Megabucks implied 3 weekly draws as well as online lottery results checker on the official web site. The lottery matrix is 6/48 which means that players have to choose and match the 6 winning Megabucks numbers from the guess range of 1 to 48 to hit the jackpot.

Oregon Megabucks guaranteed jackpot is set at $1 mln and is rolled over every next draws lacking a winner. It will grow until it is finally claimed by the lucky player. Then it will be rolled down to $1 mln. Oregon Megabucks results are available after the draws held 3 times a week on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday in Salem at 7.29 p.m. PST (UTC - 8). Find below the comprehensive Oregon Megabucks Lottery review to see it is worth trying your luck.

How does it work?

Winning the jackpot requires matching the 6 winning Megabucks numbers. Players may also count on the secondary cash prizes if matching just 5, 4 and 3 Megabucks numbers.

To save your time and trouble you may opt to use the so-called “Quick Pick” feature to get the Megabucks numbers generated by computer.

Playing the game is fairly easy choose Megabucks numbers yourself or get them quick-picked by computer to try your luck in becoming one of the next lottery millionaire just for 1 dollar. Then wait to check Oregon Megabucks results.

Oregon Megabucks and several other USA based lotteries use a random number generator compared to traditional raffle drum and numbered balls. Oregon Megabucks results will be available online soon after each draw.

Playing Megabucks

Living in Oregon you can buy Megabucks Lottery tickets in any retail outlet throughout the state. Still it is not a problem if you live abroad as you can easily access Oregon Megabucks via one of the online lottery service. Be sure to use only approved and reputable services not to be in any way deceived by scams. Find a reliable lottery agent, choose the numbers and wait for Oregon Megabucks results to find out whether you were lucky on not. Oregon Megabucks is available only for those lottery players aged 18 or older.

Oregon Megabucks results

Oregon Megabucks results are available after the draws carried out every week on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday in Salem at 7.29 p.m. PST (UTC - 8). There are several ways to check the winning Megabucks numbers.

The latest Oregon Megabucks results will be available and updated soon after every draw at our site. Follow the link to find out the winning numbers for your draw. You may also add this page to your bookmarks so that you can get the lottery results updates in seconds.

To find out Oregon Megabucks results you may optionally watch the live broadcast on the local TV and go online and visit the New Jersey Lottery official web site.

You may also study the past Oregon Megabucks results available on our page in the lottery results archive.

Winning odds

Find below the winning odds breakdown depending on the matched winning Megabucks numbers:

 

Prize category

Match

Winning chance, %

Winning odds

1

6

0.000008%

1 : 12,271,512

2

5

0.002%

1 : 48,696

3

4

0.1%

1 : 950

4

3

1.9%

1 : 53

 

Compared to other popular lotteries such as Powerball and Mega Millions, Oregon Lottery Megabucks winning odds are fairly high.

Oregon Megabucks Lottery jackpot and the second prize winning odds are estimated respectively as 1 in 12.27 mln and 1 in 48.69 mln (for matching 6 and 5 winning Megabucks numbers correspondingly).

The chances to win in the 2 lower categories are correspondingly 1 in 950 and 1 in 53. Oregon Megabucks Lottery overall winning odds account for 1 chance in 25.

Record jackpots

Megabucks Lottery largest jackpot of $30 mln was won by Art Brenner from Milwaukee on 15 November 2004.

The lottery's 2nd and 3rd largest jackpots were reported respectively on 31 July 1991 and 30 July 2011 and accounted correspondingly for $23 mln and $21.8 mln.

Other Megabucks Lottery major jackpots list $18 mln won by the lucky player on 10 February 1999 as well as $14 mln claimed on 30 March 1988 after a number of roll-overs. Take a chance to become millionaire, play and check Oregon Megabucks results online.

Claiming prizes

Megabucks winner may claim jackpot and the secondary prizes as a lump or an annuity. The decision has to be made within 60 days from the draw date. In case you fail to make this decision as required the prize will be paid out yearly.

In case you decide to choose the lump sum payment then you will get just 50% of the won sum. On the other hand you will lose nothing choosing the annuity (the prize will be paid out part-wise for 25 years).

Prizes up to $600 can be claimed at any Oregon Lottery outlet. To claim larger prizes you will have to address Oregon Lottery office in Salem or any retail outlet to make a request filling in the special prize claim form.

You will not have to bother about the payment request and other related issues in case you win the lottery online, for instance on the TheLotter. Everything will be handled by the online lottery service so that you will get your prize as soon as possible. So do not miss a single chance to try your luck, play and check Oregon Megabucks results online.