General information about Fantasy Five GA
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in November, 1994, or 25 years, 10 months and 14 days ago. Georgia Lottery Fantasy 5 is currently available only in Georgia. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Georgia Lottery Fantasy 5. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Georgia Lottery (GALottery). In case you want to know more about Georgia Lottery (GALottery), here is their official website: https://www.galottery.com/en-us/home.html. Fantasy 5 GA results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Georgia Lottery (GALottery) can be reached via the following contact details:
- Georgia Lottery Corporation: 250 Williams Street, Suite 3000, Atlanta, GA 30303
- Main Office: 404-215-5000
- Hotline: 1-800-GA-LUCKY
- Email: [email protected]
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Fantasy 5 GA results
Fantasy 5 GA results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Georgia Lottery (GALottery) in Atlanta. At the moment, draws are held seven times a week. To be more precise, they are held on each day of the week, at 11:34 PM Eastern Time. The numbers are drawn using the Mechanical Lottery Ball Machine. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on November 14, 1994, or 25 years, 10 months and 14 days ago.
How it works: picking up Fantasy 5 GA numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 5 / 42. As you can see, players are to choose five main Fantasy 5 GA numbers from the range between 1 and 42 Fantasy 5 GA numbers. Pay attention that there are neither bonus, nor additional numbers.
Fantasy Five GA winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers four prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the Georgia Lottery Fantasy 5 top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for $125,000. This is the minimum amount, while the biggest Georgia Lottery Fantasy 5 jackpot ever has reached $1.89 Million. It was set on May 31, 2010, or 10 years, 3 months and 28 days ago. Just for your interest, the winning numbers were 03, 14, 17, 23, and 28. As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 850,668. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the five Fantasy 5 GA numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
1 : 850,668
1 : 4,598
1 : 128
1 : 11
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 10,06.
Fantasy Five GA prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. An important thing to mention is that players have an opportunity to increase their winning odds using the lottery’s multiplier feature, namely Cash Match. For an additional $1 per play, this is a chance to instantly win the corresponding cash prize if one of the main numbers match those in the Cash Match box. No add-on games are provided, however.
Hot and cold Fantasy 5 GA numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 38, 18, 07, 11, 26, and 06. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 01, 41, 17, 16, 42, and 33.
Payouts of Fantasy Five GA prizes
Keep in mind that Georgia Lottery Fantasy 5 jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. It can be received at GLC headquarters or district offices. Prizes of other categories can be claimed there too, as well as at the GLC Kiosks and at lottery retailers. Unfortunately, Georgia Lottery Fantasy 5 winnings are subject to taxation: for the US citizens, these are 6% of state income tax and 25% of federal income tax. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within 180 days from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Fantasy 5 GA results.