Lotto results: Double the luck in Auckland

Lotto lightning has struck twice in Auckland, with two players taking home $500,000 each.

The winning first division tickets were sold at Oneroa Four Square in Waiheke Island and Botany Junction Four Square in Auckland.

Powerball wasn't won, so it'll rise to $14 million on Wednesday night. Strike was also missed, rising to $200,000.

The winning numbers were 1, 12, 17, 20, 26 and 39. The bonus number was 7, the Powerball was 1. Strike was 20, 17, 26 and 1.

All up there were 18,704 winners - including nearly 16,000 who won another Lotto ticket.