For the 19th, an Encore

The school year is winding down and Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner! What better way for Mega Millions to get psyched about summer than to push out a {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern encore? The May 19, 2020 drawing also saw another boost in the jackpot; it stopped just shy of $300 million ($298 million).

General Lottery Analysis

The {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern encore was made possible by winning numbers 8, 19, 25, 36, 66 and MB 9. This Pattern has now played 248 times.

The {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern strikes again! Source:

There have now been 568 Mega Millions drawings, and this Pattern has played 43.7% of the time. Recall that the {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern played in the May 15, 2020 drawing.

The [1-2-1-1-1] General Order, now with 56 appearances, has played in 22.6% of the 248 drawings where {2-1-1-1-1} was the winning Pattern. Once all 568 drawings have been taken into consideration, this General Order has played 9.86% of the time. Prior to Tuesday night, the [1-2-1-1-1] General Order played March 27, 2020.

Now with nine appearances, the 1 2 1 0 1 1 Specific Order has played in 16.1% of the 56 drawings where the General Order was [1-2-1-1-1]. This Specific Order has also played in 3.63% of the 248 drawings where {2-1-1-1-1} was the winning Pattern and in 1.58% of all 568 drawings. The 1 2 1 0 1 1 Specific Order was last seen in the December 20, 2019 drawing.

Three-Number Combination(s)

Mega Millions scaled back on the repeating Three-Number Combinations, though one did manage to play. Repeating Three-Number Combination 8, 25 and MB 9 debuted December 12, 2017.

Making room for a repeating Three-Number Combination! Source:

Will Mega Millions kick off summer with a {2-1-1-1-1} Pattern three-peat?

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