General information about Megabucks Doubler MA
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in November, 1982, or 36 years, 4 months and 28 days ago. Massachusetts Megabucks is currently available only in Massachusetts. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Massachusetts Megabucks. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Massachusetts State Lottery Commission. In case you want to know more about Massachusetts State Lottery Commission, here is their official website: http://www.masslottery.com/games/lottery/megabucks-doubler.html. Megabucks MA results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Massachusetts State Lottery Commission can be reached via the following contact details:
- a phone number: (781) 849-5555
- Headquarters address: 60 Columbian Street, Braintree, MA 02184
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Megabucks MA results
Megabucks MA results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Massachusetts State Lottery Commission in Braintree. At the moment, draws are held twice a week. To be more precise, they are held on Wednesday and Saturday, at 11:20 p.m. local time. The numbers are drawn using the random number generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on November 27, 1982, or 36 years, 4 months and 28 days ago.
How it works: picking up Megabucks MA numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 6 / 49. As you can see, players are to choose six main Megabucks MA numbers from the range between 1 and 49 Megabucks MA numbers. Pay attention that there are neither bonus, nor additional balls.
Megabucks Doubler MA winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers four prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the Massachusetts Megabucks top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for $500,000. This is the minimum amount, while the biggest Massachusetts Megabucks jackpot ever has reached $15,619,880. It was set on July 14, 1984, or 34 years, 9 months and 11 days ago. Just for your interest, the winning numbers were 08, 13, 27, 28, 30, and 36. As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 13,983,816. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the six main Megabucks MA numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
1 : 13,983,816
1 : 54,200
1 : 1,032
1 : 56
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 48.
Megabucks Doubler MA prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, too.
Hot and cold Megabucks MA numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 26, 32, 40, 45, 4, and 13. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 3, 20, 38, 22, 33, and 19.
Payouts of Megabucks Doubler MA prizes
In case you happen to win Massachusetts Megabucks jackpot, be ready to decide between the lump sum and annual payments. To be more precise, you will have 60 days to take this decision. As for prizes of other categories, amounts over $600 and up to $49,999 can be claimed at any regional office. If you were lucky to win more, you will have to visit the operator's headquarters. Unfortunately, Massachusetts Megabucks winnings are subject to taxation, but not for prizes under $600. 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 Megabucks MA results.