6/45 Lotto Result May 16, 2022 – The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced the verified and latest Mega Lotto 6/45 winning results at 9pm today.
6/45 lotto result today is posted here during each live draw.
These are the official and updated 6/45 Lotto result for May 16, 2022:
|Date:||May 16, 2022|
|Today’s Results (in any order):||13-20-01-08-10-22|
|Jackpot Prize:||PhP 28,867,242.80|
|Jackpot Winners Today:||0 Winner(s)|
The player who matches all the six 6/45 Lotto winning numbers above in any order grabs the million peso jackpot prize tonight!
6/45 Mega Lotto jackpot starts at Php 8.9 Million which makes it one of most popular lotto facilitated by PCSO since its introduction in 1997. The jackpot soars draw after draw until a lucky player matches the winning combination in any order. Your odds of hitting the jackpot are 1 in 8,145,060.
PCSO conducts Megalotto 6/45 draws on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays except during major holidays when draws are usually suspended.
PCSO also operates fixed-prize games in the Philippines. View the EZ2 Result (2D Result), Swertres Result (3D Result), 4D Result, 6D Result and STL Result along with parimutuel draws including 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
Prizes in 6/45 Megalotto are split proportionately to the winners of each prize tier. This is the reason why the minor prizes are most of the time lower than the advertized amount.
The following are the different prizes for each range of the 6/45 Lotto payout table:
- If you got the six (6) drawn numbers in any order, you take home the current jackpot prize for 6/45 Mega Lotto. Jackpot starts at PhP 8,910,000.
- In case you matched five (5) of the six (6) numbers drawn, you take home a second prize worth PhP 32,000.
- Matching five (4) out of the six (6) drawn numbers gives you a fixed amount worth PhP 1,000.
- Matching three (3) out of the six (6) winning numbers wins you a prize of PhP 30.
All PCSO winnings above PhP 10,000 are taxed at a rate of 20%.
Past 6/45 Lotto Results and Jackpot Prize
The list below shows the 6/45 winning number combination for the past seven draws.
|Lotto 6/45 Draw||Winning Numbers||Jackpot|
|November 11, 2022||08-21-26-02-41-01||Php 10.9 Million|
|November 9, 2022||02-34-12-06-26-01||Php 8.9 Million|
|November 7, 2022||38-19-03-31-41-10||Php 8.9 Million|
|November 4, 2022||16-13-02-19-11-07||Php 21.4 Million|
|November 2, 2022||42-17-03-11-06-07||Php 17.4 Million|
|October 31, 2022||27-13-02-30-42-43||Php 13.8 Million|
|October 28, 2022||24-07-39-13-11-08||Php 10.3 Million|
We update the table above regularly. It should illustrate the Megalotto 6/45 results beyond this article’s posting date.
See our 6/45 Lotto Result History section for a detailed compilation of previous winning numbers posted by PCSO.
How to Play Lotto 6/45
Before you go any further, please remember that only 18 years old and above are permitted to play.
Here’s the step-by-step instructions for playing this popular multi-million peso game:
- Go to any PCSO-authorized lottery outlet near you and look for the Mega Lotto 6/45 betting card.
- Pick your 6/45 number combination by marking six (6) out of numbers 1 to 45.
- If you cannot think of any number combination, choose the Lucky Pick (LP) to let the system automatically choose the numbers for you.
- You can also choose up to twelve (12) numbers through the 6/45 Lotto System Play to raise your odds of hitting the jackpot.
- If you want to join multiple draws, select the number of succeeding draws in the Draw section.
- Pay the ticket price and get your printed ticket once done.
- After the draw, see the 6/45 Lotto Result to know if you won the prize.
One Megalotto combination costs PhP 20, inclusive of 20% Documentary Stamp Tax (DST).
Once done placing your bet, affix your signature at the back of the Lotto 6/45 ticket. Keep it in a secure and dry place.
Do not iron, fold, wet or tamper with your 6/45 Mega Lotto ticket. Tickets are heat-sensitive and they have to be machine-validated before you can claim your prize.
Watched the live Lotto draw broadcasted over PTV4 and livestreamed over pcso.gov.ph, PCSO Games Hub and Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office Official Facebook page and PCSO Official YouTube Channel at 9:00PM.
Additional Guidelines to be Observed by Bettors when Playing Lotto 6/45
PCSO has implemented the guidelines below to be followed by 6/45 Lotto bettors nationwide.
- Always wear your face mask. Bettors without face mask will not be allowed to place 6/45 Lotto bets.
- Always observe one (1) meter physical distance from each other.
- Bring your own ball pen.
- Use the money tray to decrease contact.
- Use disinfectants or sanitizers before you leave the lotto outlet.
- Avoid littering and throw away any used play card or non-winning tickets in the garbage cans.
Megalotto 6/45 System Plays – How to Improve 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 creates 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 picks seven (7) numbers which produces a total of seven (7) combinations. With System 8, on the other hand, the bettor marks a total of eight (8) numbers producing a total of 28 combinations.
To sum it up, more and more number combinations are produced as the choosen numbers increase. This same rule applies to the rest of the remaining system bets.
With System 5-Roll, you only select five (5) numbers and if your 5 numbers match the winning combination, you automatically win the jackpot. This is because in System 5-Roll, the 5 numbers you have marked are automatically paired with each of the remaining 40 digits in the board, generating a total of 40 combinations.
Please note that your overall bet cost will be much higher in system bets due to the higher number of combinations you will bet on. The total cost of the ticket shall be PhP 20 times the number of combinations produced.
Refer to the table below for more information on total ticket cost for each Mega Lotto system bet.
PCSO Major Draws Jackpot Prize Update
As of today, May 16, 2022, the following are the up-to-date jackpot prize of the major lottery draws of PCSO.
|Lotto Draw||Latest Winning Numbers||Jackpot Estimate|
|Ultra Lotto 6/58||18-35-50-46-19-45||Php 214.3 Million|
|Grand Lotto 6/55||40-03-34-37-19-15||Php 29.7 Million|
|Super Lotto 6/49||37-34-14-45-30-31||Php 21.3 Million|
|Mega Lotto 6/45||08-21-26-02-41-01||Php 10.9 Million|
|National Lotto 6/42||31-32-08-25-29-14||Php 15.3 Million|
Note: The list above is updated on a daily basis and should indicate the latest daily jackpot prizes past this article’s posting date.
Frequently Asked Questions – Everything you Need to Know about Mega Lotto
What are the ways to win in 6/45 Lotto?
You win a prize by getting at least three (3) numbers of the winning 6/45 Mega Lotto number combination. The more matching numbers, the higher the prizes you will receive.
Getting three (3) of the winning combination wins you PhP 30, four (4) matching numbers gives you a prize in the amount of PhP 1,000 while five (5) numbers gives you a fixed prize equal to PhP 32,000.
If you got all the winning numbers, you win the jackpot prize which begins at PhP 8.9 Million.
You can increase your chances of hitting the jackpot by picking up to 12 numbers using a system play. This type of bet generates a larger number of combinations which ranges from 7 to 924 combinations.
You can select from seven available system plays. These are the System 5-Roll and System 7 up to System 12.
Ticket price shall be based on the total number of generated combinations.
What are the PCSO lotto draws for today, May 16, 2022?
The following are the PCSO draws scheduled for today: 2D Lotto (EZ2), 3D Lotto (Swertres), STL, 4D Lotto, Mega Lotto 6/45, and Grand Lotto 6/55.
See the complete PCSO lotto schedule here.
How to check the most recent Mega Lotto 6/45 winning numbers for today?
Who are allowed to play Lotto 6/45?
PCSO only allows persons aged 18 and above to play the Megalotto. Aside from the age requirement, some restrictions such as the No Mask-No Betting policy are also in place owing to the current COVID-19 epidemic.
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 plays 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 choose 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 instance, a System 7 play costs PhP 140 because it produces 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. Consequently, 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 rose from PhP 20 to PhP 24.
On July 18, 2020, PCSO returned the price of its major lotto games to Php 20.
How do I correct the numbers I entered in the Mega Lotto 6/45 bet slip?
To cancel or disregard a specific Mega Lotto number combination, mark the VOID directly below it before submitting the bet card to the cashier.
Please note that you can only void your Mega Lotto entry before purchasing the ticket. Any 6/45 Mega Lotto entry that has been printed by the system can no longer be voided or canceled.
Can I cancel or refund the Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket I already paid?
You cannot cancel, void or refund your 6/45 Mega Lotto ticket once it is processed by the computer. Bettors have the sole duty of checking the accuracy of the data printed on the Mega Lotto 6/45 ticket such as the number combination, bet type and amount of bet.
Therefore, you need to verify all the numbers and options you marked before you give the playing card to the cashier.
Where do I claim Mega Lotto 6/45 Prizes?
Are you one of today’s Megalotto 6/45 winners? Congratulations!
To claim Mega Lotto 6/45 winnings below PhP 5,000, go to the nearest authorized lotto outlet or PCSO branch and present your winning ticket.
Winnings above PhP 5,000 but not exceeding PhP 20,000 can be claimed at any PCSO branch office.
Winnings 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.
Check this page for a more complete guide on how to claim your prize.
PCSO Official Announcements & Press Statements
March 10, 2021– PCSO reminds the betting public to not to patronize persons and entities claiming to be employees of PCSO and enticing them to buy lotto tickets online using their platform. To date, PCSO has no online betting platform yet whether through an app, text or calls.
January 6, 2021– PCSO announces the resumption of 6-Digit and 4-Digit Lotto draws.
July 20, 2020– PCSO annouced the resumption of its lotto operations starting August 4, 2020 after months-long suspension due to COVID-19 pandemic.
July 18, 2020– PCSO reverts to the original ticket prices of its all major lotto games. Ticket prices were previously increased to PhP 24 following the implementation of the TRAIN Law.
See more updates and past press statements from the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office on our Lotto News page.
PCSO Medical/Financial Assistance Program
Filipino individuals who are in need of medical financial assistance can now apply for PCSO’s Individual Medical Assistance Program (IMAP). The requests covered by this program include confinement, chemotherapy, dialysis and medicines.
Go here for step-by-step procedure in availing financial help through this program.
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