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Mega Millions numbers for 02/26/2016; tonight’s Powerball jackpot at $266 million

The Mega Millions numbers for Feb. 26: 03-15-19-62-74. The Gold Mega Ball: 14. The Megaplier: 4x. Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is $266 million (Feb. 27. 2016).

LANSING, MI — No one matched all six winning Mega Millions numbers on Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. The next drawing will be held on Tuesday, March 1 with an estimated jackpot of $135 million and cash option of $88 million.

Check your numbers here:

The Mega Millions winning numbers for Feb. 26: 03-15-19-62-74

The Gold Mega Ball: 14

The Megaplier: 4x

Mega Millions Winners (Feb. 26):

* No one matched five numbers, without the Gold Mega Ball, for a $1 million prize.

* 24 players matched 4 White Balls, with the Gold Mega Ball, winning $5,000 each. (3 of those tickets were purchased in Michigan.)

* More than 500,000 players won at least $2.

Mega Millions drawings are held Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. Five balls are drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 75; the Mega ball is drawn from a set of balls numbered 1 through 15. The odds of winning the jackpot is 1 in 259 million.

Mega Millions is played in 44 states, plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $1 each.

The last Mega Millions jackpot winner was a ticket holder from New York that won a $165 million jackpot on Jan. 8, 2016.

The last Michigan Mega Millions winner was 76-year-old John Rehm of Dexter, who won $1 million on Jan. 19, 2016.

In other Michigan lottery news:

* Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is $266 million. The drawing is at 10:59 p.m. Deadline is 9:45 p.m. The last grand prize winner was the world record $1.5 Billion Jackpot when at least 3 grand prize winners split the prize and 5 players in Michigan won $1 million on Jan. 13, 2016.

* Tonight’s Lotto 47 jackpot is $1.15 million. The drawing is 7:29 p.m. Deadline 7:08 p.m. The last jackpot winner was a Michigan Lottery player from Wayne County. who won $1.4 million at Jay’s Food Shoppe in Dearborn on Feb. 13, 2016.

* Tonight’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is $105,000. The daily drawing is also 7:29 p.m. Deadline 7:08 p.m.

The official Michigan Lottery site offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.

John Gonzalez is on the Life + Culture Team for MLive.com. He covers food, beer, travel, TV, Michigan Lottery and coordinates Michigan’s Best. Email him at [email protected] or follow him on Twitter, Facebook or Google+.

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