The am/pm minimarket in Roseville, where a ticket with five numbers in the latest drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery but missing the Mega number was sold is located at 1139 Douglas Blvd. The other ticket with five numbers but missing the Mega number was sold at the Gilroy Gas Station at 700 I St. in Gilroy. The California Lottery's Corporate Communications Division can be reached at 916-822-8131 until 5 p.m. Callers to that number after 5 p.m. receive the name and number of the person on call.
There were no tickets sold with all six numbers in the latest drawing of the multi-state Mega Millions lottery and the estimated jackpot for Tuesday's drawing will grow to $122 million. There were two tickets sold with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, one at a gas station-convenience store in Roseville in the Sacramento area and the other at a gas station in Gilroy, the southernmost city in the San Francisco Bay Area. They are each worth $293,600, the California Lottery announced.
California law requires major payoffs of lottery games to be paid on a pari-mutuel basis. A ticket with five numbers, but missing the Mega number, sold elsewhere would be worth at least $1 million. The numbers drawn Friday were 22, 45, 48, 58, 61 and the Mega number was 13. The estimated jackpot was $112 million. The drawing was the 12th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold. The odds of matching all five numbers and the Mega number are 1 in 302,575,350, according to the California Lottery. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.
The Mega Millions game is played in 45 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Virgin Islands.