General information about Keno Atlantic
This is Canada based lottery game that was launched in October, 2001, or 18 years, 8 months and 21 days ago. Atlantic Lottery Keno is currently available only in Atlantic Canada. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Atlantic Lottery Keno. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Atlantic Lottery Corporation. In case you want to know more about Atlantic Lottery Corporation, here is their official website: https://www.alc.ca/content/alc/en.html. Canada Atlantic Keno results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Atlantic Lottery Corporation can be reached via the following contact details:
- Head office: 922 Main Street, Moncton, New Brunswick E1C 8W6
- Email: [email protected]
- Telephone: 1-877-252-3287
Keep in mind that players must be 19 or over to play.
Check Canada Atlantic Keno results
Canada Atlantic Keno results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Atlantic Lottery Corporation in Moncton. At the moment, draws are held seven times a week. To be more precise, they are held on on each day of the week, at 11:30 p.m. (Atlantic Time). The numbers are drawn using the random number generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on October 10, 2001, or 18 years, 8 months and 21 days ago.
How it works: picking up Canada Atlantic Keno numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: players specify the amount of numbers they want to match (from 2 to 10) and then pick them up from 70 available numbers. As you can see, players are to choose from 2 to 10 main Canada Atlantic Keno numbers from the range between 1 and 70 Canada Atlantic Keno numbers. Pay attention that there are neither additional, nor bonus numbers.
Keno Atlantic winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers nine prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that Atlantic Lottery Keno is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for CAD $250,000. An important thing is that the total amount of prizes payable is limited to CAD $3 million. Luckily, the fact that the jackpot is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 2,147,181. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the 10 Canada Atlantic Keno numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
How many numbers you choose
How many numbers you match
How much you win
1 : 13
1 : 48
1 : 189
1 : 781
1 : 3,383
1 : 15,464
1 : 74,941
1 : 387,197
1 : 2,147,181
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 34. Pay attention that the list of prize categories shown in the table is not full as it only includes cases of matching all the numbers the player is trying to guess. If the player chooses to guess 6 numbers but matches only 5 of them, they will still win certain amount.
Keno Atlantic prices
The minimum cost of playing is CAD $1. However, players can choose other wagers, such as CAD $2, $5, and $10. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, however.
Hot and cold Canada Atlantic Keno numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 12, 15, 27, 38, 42, 63, and 70. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 9, 16, 26, 28, 55, 56, and 60.
Payouts of Keno Atlantic prizes
Keep in mind that Atlantic Lottery Keno jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. In case there are two or more winners, the prize is to be equally shared. As for prizes of other categories, amounts under $250 can be received at lottery retailers, while those between $250 and $9,999 are payable at any branch of the Bank of Nova Scotia and the operator's headquarters. Winners of of $10,000 or more, in turn, are to contact the operator for further arrangements. A great thing is that Atlantic Lottery Keno winnings are tax free. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within one year from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Canada Atlantic Keno results.