6/45 LOTTO RESULT April 28 2021

6/45 Lotto Result April 28, 2021 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced the verified and complete Megalotto winning combination at 9pm today.

Get the 6/45 lotto result today below immediately after each live draw.

The following is the confirmed and complete 6/45 Megalotto result for April 28, 2021:

Draw:6/45 Megalotto
Date:April 28, 2021
Today’s Results (in any order): 01-02-45-05-42-15
Jackpot: PhP 116,055,743.20
Jackpot Winners Today: 0 Winner(s)

Refresh this page to get updated results or go to our 6/45 Lotto Result History page for past results or here for other lotto result today.

If you match the 6/45 Lotto number combination above in any order, you win the jackpot prize tonight!

See also the following LATEST official results today:

6/45 Lotto is a game of six numbers from One (1) to Forty-Five (45). It was launched in 1997 and has since became one of the hugely popular lotteries in the country. Its jackpot, which starts at PhP 8.9 Million, grows draw after draw until a bettor matches the winning combination in any order. The odds of winning the Mega Lotto 6/45 jackpot are 1 in 8,145,060.

6/45 Megalotto draws happen every Monday, Wednesday and Friday except when draws are suspended by PCSO due to a major public holiday.

PCSO likewise operates digit games three times per day. See the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result as well as the five jackpot-bearing draws such as 6/58 Lotto Result, 6/55 Lotto Result, 6/49 Lotto Result, 6/45 Lotto Result and 6/42 Lotto Result.

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Updated Prizes for 6/45 Mega Lotto

PCSO employs a prize structure for Mega Lotto 6/45 based on ‘pari mutuel’ system. Parimutuel works by pooling all lotto bets in a given draw, then dividing the pool by the total number of winners.

The following is the updated 6/45 Megalotto prize system:

  • Jackpot prize awaits those who will get six (6) out of the six (6) winning numbers drawn in any order. Jackpot prize begins at PhP 8,910,000.
  • If you got five (5) of the six (6) winning numbers, you receive a maximum prize of PhP 120,000.
  • A third prize not higher than PhP 1,000 awaits those who will match four (4) out of the six (6) drawn winning numbers.
  • Matching five (3) out of the six (6) drawn numbers wins you a prize worth PhP 30.

A 20% tax will be automatically withheld from your prizes if its total amount exceeds PhP 10,000.

Previous 6/45 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize

The list below shows the 6/45 winning combination for the previous seven draws.

Lotto 6/45 DrawWinning NumbersJackpot
May 5, 202102-31-11-03-32-23Php 126.8 Million
May 3, 202120-33-43-18-27-34Php 123.1 Million
April 30, 202105-17-16-24-18-38Php 119.4 Million
April 28, 202101-02-45-05-42-15Php 116 Million
April 26, 202110-09-15-39-43-32Php 112.7 Million
April 23, 202121-28-44-02-07-26Php 109.3 Million
April 21, 202136-09-38-41-28-30Php 106.1 Million

We routinely modify the table above after the article is published to show the latest Mega Lotto 6/45 winning results.

This 6/45 Lotto Result History page also shows an extensive record of past winning combinations.

How to Play 6/45 Megalotto

Before continuing, keep in mind that only 18 years old and above are allowed to play.

To play the Megalotto game, follow these detailed instructions:

  1. Go to the nearest PCSO-authorized lottery outlet and grab a bet slip with Mega Lotto 6/45 logo.
  2. Mark six (6) digits that will comprise your 6/45 Lotto combination. You can select from numbers 1 to 45.
  3. If you can’t think of any number combination, mark the Lucky Pick (LP) to have the computer randomly generate the number combination for you.
  4. You can also improve your chances of winning through the 6/45 Lotto System Play. With this option, you can mark more than the usual six (6) numbers thus increasing your total number combinations.
  5. If you want to play multiple draws, select the number of consecutive draws in the Draw section.
  6. Pay the total ticket price to the cashier and get your generated ticket.
  7. After the draw, check the 6/45 Lotto Result to verify if you won the prize.

Each 6/45 Mega Lotto combination costs PhP 20. If you played any of the System Bets, the total play amount would range from PhP 140 to PhP 18,480, depending on the overall number of combinations generated. The ticket price includes a 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).

Make sure to sign the back of the the Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket after placing your bet and to store the ticket in a secure and dry place.

Do not iron, fold, soak in water or write anything on your Megalotto ticket except the portion designated for your signature. Tickets have to be machine-validated when claiming prizes.

To win the Jackpot, you must match all 6 numbers. The Initial Jackpot Prize (IJP) for Megalotto 6/45 is 8,910,000.00 (net of agent’s prize commission). If no one wins the jackpot in a particular MegaLotto 6/45 draw, the prize amount is carried forward into the next MegaLotto 6/45 draw. If there is more than one jackpot winner, the Jackpot prize will then be divided equally among all the winners.

Important PCSO Guidelines to be Followed when Playing Lotto 6/45

Amidst this pandemic, PCSO imposed the following protocol in all lotto outlets in the country.

  1. Make sure to wear face mask at all times. Bettors with no face mask will not be permitted to play 6/45 Lotto.
  2. Always observe one (1) meter physical distance from one another.
  3. Use your own pen to decrease the risk of catching the virus.
  4. Use the tray provided when handing out your play slip and payment.
  5. Sanitize your hands before and after betting. Alcohol or hand sanitizers are available in the betting area.
  6. Avoid littering and put away used bet card or old tickets in the trash cans.

Mega Lotto System Bets – Ways to Increase the Odds of Winning the Jackpot

You can improve your chances of winning the jackpot through 6/45 Lotto System Bets. This advanced option allows you to pick more than the usual six (6) numbers and generates numerous combinations of your chosen numbers.

The system plays available in 6/45 Lotto are System 7, System 8, System 9, System 10, System 11, System 12 and System 5-Roll (System 5R).

In System 7, a bettor marks seven (7) numbers which creates a total of seven (7) combinations. With System 8, on the other hand, the bettor selects a total of eight (8) numbers creating a total of 28 combinations.

In short, more and more number combinations are generated as the choosen numbers increase. This same rule applies to the rest of the remaining system bets.

With System 5R, the player will only have to mark five (5) numbers. The remaining (unselected) 40 numbers will be paired with the 5 picked numbers. This creates a total of 40 six-number combinations.

Remember that the higher the number of combinations, the higher the overall ticket cost will be. The total ticket cost is PhP 20 multiplied by the number of combinations produced.

Refer to the table below for more information on overall ticket cost for each Megalotto 6/45 system bet.

6/45 Lotto System Play
The Mega Lotto 6/45 System Plays increases your odds of hitting the jackpot.

Major Lotto Draws Jackpot Prize Update from PCSO

As of today, April 28, 2021, these are the up-to-date jackpot prize of the major lotto games of PCSO.

Lotto DrawLatest Winning NumbersJackpot Estimate
Ultra Lotto 6/5814-56-06-33-32-44Php 49.5 Million
Grand Lotto 6/5535-09-43-01-06-17Php 29.7 Million
Super Lotto 6/4929-03-34-16-12-46Php 15.8 Million
Mega Lotto 6/4502-31-11-03-32-23Php 126.8 Million
Lotto 6/4241-11-12-35-06-05Php 95.3 Million

Note: The table above is updated on a daily basis and should illustrate the latest daily jackpot prizes beyond this article’s posting time.

Apart from Mega Lotto 6/45, PCSO also operates today the draws for 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, and Grand Lotto 6/55.

Lotto 6/45 FAQs – All Questions about Megalotto Answered here

How to win a prize in Lotto 6/45?

In Megalotto 6/45, you win a prize by matching at least three (3) out of the six (6) drawn numbers. More matching number means bigger prizes for you.

If you got three (3) out of six (6), you get PhP 30. Four (4) out of six (6) gives you a prize not more than PhP 1,000 while five (5) out of six (6) gives you a prize not exceeding PhP 120,000.

If you got all the six (6) numbers correctly, you win the jackpot prize of no less than PhP 8.91 Million.

Increase your chances of winning using a system play. This option allows you to mark up to 12 numbers instead of just 6, thereby generating a higher number of combinations.

You can select from seven available system plays. These are the System 5R and System 7 up to System 12.

Ticket price shall be based on the overall number of generated combinations.

What are the PCSO lotto draws for today, April 28, 2021?

These are the PCSO games slated for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, Mega Lotto 6/45, and Grand Lotto 6/55.

Check the detailed PCSO lotto schedule here.

Does PCSO have lotto draws during holidays?

PCSO most of the time suspends its lotto draws during regular holidays such as December 25 (Christmas), January 1 (New Year), Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Black Saturday, and Easter Sunday. In other special holidays such as December 24 (Christmas Eve) and December 31 (New Year’s Eve), PCSO adjusts its draw schedule so that all draws are finished early in the afternoon.

How many combinations are there in System 11 for 6/45 Mega Lotto?

System 11 allows you to choose a eleven (11) number combination instead of the typical combination comprised of six (6) numbers. This type of 6/45 Mega Lotto system bet creates a total of 462 combinations and costs PhP 9,240 (Php 20 x 462 combinations).

To play System 11, simply select your preferred 11-number combination and then mark the number 11 in the SYS panel of the 6/45 Lotto play card.

How do I Play Mega Lotto 6/45 System 5-Roll?

System 5R (5-Roll) is the 6/45 Megalotto system play which lets the bettor to select only five (5) numbers instead of the typical 6 number combination.

To complete the combination, the computer automatically pairs each of the remaining 40 “unmarked” numbers in the play card to the five numbers you already chosen.

This produces a total of 40 combinations and ensures that you will get at least one (1) winning number in your combinations.

System 5R costs Php 800 (Php 20 x 40).

To play System 5-Roll, just select your preferred 5-number combination and then mark 5R in the SYS column of the 6/45 Lotto bet card.

Am I allowed to pick more than 6 numbers in 6/45 Mega Lotto?

You can select more than 6 numbers by playing any of the system bets for Lotto 6/45. You can choose from System 7 (7 numbers), System 8 (8 numbers), System 9 (8 numbers), System 10 (10 numbers), System 11 (11 numbers) and System 12 (12 numbers).

You can also select only 5 numbers using the System 5-Roll. Take note that the total number of combinations is considered when computing the total ticket price.

For example, a System 7 play costs PhP 140 because it creates 7 combinations in all.

What is DST?

DST or Documentary Stamp Tax is a 20% tax levied on lotto ticket prices by the government by virtue of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law (TRAIN Law).

PCSO started adding 20% DST on the prices of its tickets when the law took effect in 2018. Accordingly, 2D (EZ2), 3D (Swertres), 4D and 6D Lotto ticket prices went up from PhP 10 to PhP 12 while the 6/42, 6/45, 6/49, 6/55 and 6/45 Lotto tickets went up from PhP 20 to PhP 24.

On July 18, 2020, PCSO reverted the price of its major lotto games to Php 20.

Where do I go to claim my 6/45 Mega Lotto Prize?

Are you one of today’s Megalotto winners? Congratulations!

To claim Lotto 6/45 prizes below PhP 5,000, proceed to the nearest authorized lotto outlet or PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.

Lotto winnings above PhP 5,000 but not exceeding PhP 20,000 can be claimed at the nearest PCSO branch office.

Prizes above PhP 20,000 can only be claimed at the PCSO main office located at 605 Conservatory Bldg., Shaw Blvd. corner Priceton St., Mandaluyong City.

Proceed here for a more detailed procedure on claiming your Lotto prize.

Latest Updates and Press Statements from PCSO

March 10, 2021– PCSO alerts the betting public against buying tickets from alleged PCSO employees through a supposed ‘online’ betting platform. The agency states it has no such system yet in place that will cater to such transactions.

January 6, 2021– PCSO resumes its 4-Digit and 6-Digit Lotto draws.

July 20, 2020– PCSO resumes its lotto operations on August 4, 2020 after suspending it for seveal months due to COVID-19 pandemic.

July 18, 2020– PCSO reverts to the original ticket prices of its all major games. Ticket prices were previously raised to PhP 24 following the implementation of the TRAIN Law.

Get more updates and other press statements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News page.

PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program

Those who are in need of financial assistance for their hospital confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis or medicine expenses can now apply for PCSO’s Individual Medical Assistance Program (IMAP).

Go here for detailed procedure in availing financial help through this program.

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