# What are the five luckiest numbers in Mega Millions?

At 302,575,350-to-1, the odds of winning the Mega Millions are pretty long, to say the least.
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What are the luckiest Mega Millions numbers?
• 31 - Drawn 50 times.
• 38 - Drawn 50 times.
• 10 - Drawn 49 times.
• 15 - Drawn 49 times.
• 4 - Drawn 48 times.
• 43 - Drawn 48 times.
• 20 - Drawn 48 times.

## What are the 6 most common winning Mega Millions numbers?

For the main balls, these five have been drawn the most: 15, 46, 20, 13, and 59 (two were in Tuesday's drawing). Among the gold Mega Balls, these numbers have been the most common: 18, 22, 6, 7, and 13.

## What are the top 5 numbers drawn in Mega Millions?

LottoNumbers.com lists 31, 17, 4, 20, 46 and 10 as the most commonly drawn Mega Millions numbers.

## What are the 6 most common winning lottery numbers?

However, some of the most frequently drawn numbers across a variety of lottery types are: 23, 34, 7, 5, 69, and 33. In the Powerball lottery, for example, it has been reported that the most popular numbers are 32, 41, 16, 22, 23, and 29.

## What are the lucky numbers for the Mega Millions?

Here are the white Mega Millions numbers that were drawn the most in 2022: Drawn 16 times: 38. Drawn 12 times: 7,15,64. Drawn 11 times: 3, 6, 11, 16, 21.

## How can I increase my chances of winning the Mega Millions?

The only way to have any chance at winning the Mega Millions lottery is to play the game, but there's no secret trick for ensuring a win. Certain number patterns do seem to appear more often in past winning combinations, but ultimately, the only proven way to improve your odds is to play more than one ticket per game.

## What numbers appear the most in the lottery?

The most frequently appearing Powerball numbers are: 1, 26, 18, 10, 10, 2, 12, 11, 9, 6 and 20.

## Is it better to quick pick or choose numbers?

"There is a common misconception that the odds of winning differ depending on whether you choose your own numbers or go for a Quick Pick," Powerball.net reports. "That is not true; your chances of winning are exactly the same in both cases."

## Is there a pattern to lottery numbers?

Some like to analyze past draws to spot any patterns, while others look to the Zodiac for the answers. Of course, no matter how you pick your lottery numbers, the draw is always totally random. While there is no method to guarantee a win (otherwise we'd all be millionaires!) there's no harm in having one, either.

## How can I increase my lottery odds?

Lottery experts agree that the number one way to boost your chance of getting a winning ticket is to just get more tickets. Even though the probability of winning the lottery is low in general, the greater the amount of tickets you have, the more likely it is that one of these tickets will be the winner.

## Do Mega Millions numbers ever repeat?

In fact, Vea said one set of five numbers has been drawn twice in Mega Millions's history: 11, 14, 18, 33, 48.

## What happens if you get 5 Mega Millions numbers?

Five numbers - \$1 million

To get the \$1 million prize you'll need to match the numbers on the five white balls drawn without the Mega Ball and beat the 12,607,306 to 1 odds.

## Do Mega Millions numbers have to be in order?

Not at all! In a lotto game like Mega Millions, the order in which the numbers are drawn does not matter. The numbers on your ticket are always shown in numerical order, as are the winning numbers for each drawing as reported here on megamillions.com.

## What are the 3 luckiest numbers?

Most common lucky numbers:

1, 3, 7, 9, 13, 15, 21, 25, 31, 33, 37, 43, 49, 51, 63, 67, 69, 73, 75, 79, 87, 93, 99, … Number 8 is lucky in Chinese culture because the Chinese word for “eight” sounds like the word for “wealth”.

## How many combinations of 6 numbers are there in Mega Millions?

The jackpot is so massive, at least before taxes, that it would theoretically be profitable to buy enough tickets to cover every one of the 302,575,350 possible combinations of Mega Millions numbers.

## What are the most popular pick 4 numbers?

The odds of matching all four numbers in the exact order in a Pick 4 drawing are 1 in 10,000. The numbers 1-0-1-0 are one of the most popular combinations of numbers played in the Pick 4 game.

## Is there a mathematical formula to win the lottery?

If the order of the lottery number matters, then each lottery number is called a permutation of numbers, and the formula we use to calculate the probability of winning the lottery when this is the case is as follows: anPr a n P r , where nPr is the number of permutations possible of the lottery number, and nPr=n!

## Is it better to pick random lottery numbers?

Picking your own numbers doesn't change the odds of winning. But, picking random numbers does increase the odds that if you win, no one else wins.

## Has anyone ever won the lottery choosing their own numbers?

However, it does happen; the biggest Powerball jackpot ever, worth \$1. 586 billion dollars, was shared by three lucky winners from Florida, California, and Tennessee in 2016, with all three having chosen quick pick numbers.

## Has anyone ever won Mega Millions with quick pick?

8. \$536 Million (Indiana) On July 8, 2016, an Indiana couple won this mega jackpot after buying 5 Quick Pick tickets on a road trip. The winning family was able to remain anonymous by accepting their prize through a law firm in the state.

## Which state has the most lottery winners?

The states with the most Powerball lottery winners are...

That would be Indiana. The Hoosier State boasts 39 jackpot wins since 1992, when Powerball got its start. Read on to see how your state stacks up! Keep in mind that five states don't have state lotteries: Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada, and Utah.

## What state has the most Mega Million winners?

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• New York – 42.
• California – 37.
• New Jersey – 25.
• Ohio – 20.
• Michigan – 18.
• Georgia – 15.
• Illinois – 14.
• Texas – 14.

## What are the 6 least common winning lottery numbers?

According to KNTV, the least common powerball numbers are 26, 34, 13, 46, 4 and 24 (based on the last seven years of data). The least common Powerball numbers are 23, 12, 15, 7, 16 and 20.

## What are the least picked Mega Millions numbers?

The least commonly drawn numbers are 49 and 51, each drawn 25 times. U.S.A. Mega found that 22 is the most frequently drawn Mega Ball with 32 occurrences, followed by 11 (28 times), and 9 (26 times).

## What are the least drawn Mega Millions numbers?

The Mega Ball that has drawn the least is 7. As for Powerball, the numbers that have appeared the most are: 39, 32, 41, 23 and 22. On the other hand, the Powerball that has appeared the most times is 18.