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Philippines Megalotto 6/45 results

The purpose of our team is to help our readers always stay aware of the latest news and trends in the world of lotteries. In particular, we are glad to offer a review of Philippines Megalotto 6/45, a lottery that we do believe is worth your attention. When preparing the review, we were trying to cover all the game-play aspects that might be important to an average player, especially as far as Philippines Megalotto 6/45 results are concerned. Enjoy your reading!

Country Philippines
Numbers to Guess 6 from 45
Additional Numbers No Add. Numbers
Jackpot Winning Chances 1 in 8145060
Next Jackpot 0
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General information about PCSO Lotto 6/45

This is Philippines based lottery game that was launched in May, 1997, or 24 years, 8 months and 2 days ago. Megalotto 6/45 Philippines is currently available only in Philippines. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as Megalotto 6/45 Philippines. The game-play format wasn’t changing since PCSO Lotto 6/45 was launched. The lottery is operated by Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office. In case you want to know more about Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office, here is their official website: http://www.pcso.gov.ph. Philippines Megalotto 6/45 results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office provides the following contact details: a phone number - 846-8764 and an email - [email protected] The operator’s main office is situated in Mandaluyong City. Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.

Check Philippines Megalotto 6/45 results

Philippines Megalotto 6/45 results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office in Mandaluyong City. At the moment, draws are held three times a week. To be more precise, they are held on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, at 21:00 local time. Philippines Megalotto 6/45 numbers are drawn using the computer random number generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on May 17, 1997, or 24 years, 8 months and 2 days ago.

How it works: picking up Philippines Megalotto 6/45 numbers

The currently applied format is as follows: 6 / 1-45. As you can see, players are to choose 6 main Philippines Megalotto 6/45 numbers from the range of 1-45 Philippines Megalotto 6/45 numbers. Pay attention that in PCSO Lotto 6/45 there are neither bonus, nor additional numbers.

PCSO Lotto 6/45 winning odds & prize categories

The lottery currently offers 4 prize categories. A great news is that in case no winner is found, the Megalotto 6/45 Philippines top prize rolls over to the next draw. For now, it accounts for Php 9,000,000 (176193.870579). Luckily, the fact that Megalotto 6/45 Philippines top prize is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 : 8,145,060. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the 6 main Philippines Megalotto 6/45 numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:

Prize category

Matched numbers


Winning odds

Odds, %




1 : 8,145,060





1 : 34,808





1 : 733





1 : 45


The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 : 11.5 (8.7%).

PCSO Lotto 6/45 prices

The minimum cost of playing is Php 20 (0.391542). Megalotto 6/45 Philippines does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided.

Hot and cold Philippines Megalotto 6/45 numbers

The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 05, 24, 31, 28, 6, 40. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 45, 42, 41, 9, 12, 28.

Payouts of PCSO Lotto 6/45 prizes

Keep in mind that Megalotto 6/45 Philippines top prize can only be paid out as a lump sum. In order to receive it, you will have to personally visit the operator's main office in Mandaluyong City. As for PCSO Lotto 6/45 prizes of other categories, they can be received at regional lottery offices. More specifically, this applies to prizes of Php 20,000 (391.541935). Amounts of up to Php 5,000 (97.885484) are also payable by lottery retailers. Unfortunately, PCSO Lotto 6/45 winnings are subject to a 20% tax. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within 90 days from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Philippines Megalotto 6/45 results.