Mega Millions Jackpot Grows to $56 Million
The winning numbers in Tuesday's drawing were: 27-28-30-42-50 and the Mega Ball number was 22.
Those eight tickets that each matched the first five numbers and only missed the Mega Ball number were purchased in California, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), New York and Washington.
Mega Millions is played in 12 states: California, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Texas, Virginia and Washington.
Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesdays and Fridays at 11:00 PM Eastern Time, 10:00 PM Central Time and 8:00 PM Pacific Time.