# Lotto 6/49 - Distribution Pattern - 0214080802

By measuring the difference or distance between the regular numbers drawn, distribution patterns start to emerge. If you are not familiar with my number distribution system, please take a moment to read the tutorial. The pattern 0214080802 might be easier visualized like this:

N1 |
N2-N1 | 02 |
N2 |
N3-N2 | 14 |
N3 |
N4-N3 | 08 |
N4 |
N5-N4 | 08 |
N5 |
N6-N5 | 02 |
N6 |

In any 6/49 game, there are there are 1,712,304 unique number distribution patterns that can occur in the 13,983,816 possible 6 number combinations. However,
only 15 number combinations have the pattern 0214080802. So on average, this pattern should
only appear once in every 932,254 draws.

**Has the pattern 0214080802 ever been drawn before?**

No! Since the first Lotto 6/49 Draw in June 1982, this pattern has never appeared in any draws.

**So how do Number Distribution Patterns help me choose my 6/49 numbers?**
I want to play number combinations that have

Number Distribution Patterns that have never appeared before. Why? Because even the most common pattern (0101010101) is only found in 44 unique 6 number combinations. So the chance that it would ever appear again is only once in 317,814 draws. Not very good odds in my books.

**What number combinations have this distribution pattern?**

There are only 15 number combinations that use the pattern 0214080802. Since this pattern has never been drawn before, I may still play any of the following number combinations unless I have already eliminated them using other methods.

**Can this pattern be shortened to filter out this or other number combinations?**

If we were to remove the last distribution unit (02) from our pattern our shortended pattern would be 02140808XX. There are 136 unique 6 number combinations that have this pattern.
If we were to remove the first distribution unit (02) from our pattern our shortended pattern would be XX14080802. There are 136 unique 6 number combinations that have this pattern.
I would only consider trying to eliminate other combinations if this pattern had been drawn before. Since this pattern has never been drawn, I would not eliminate other number combinations using shortended versions of this pattern.

**Similar Patterns**

If you would like to check patterns that are very close to this pattern, here's a list of patterns made by simply changing the first 2 or last 2 digits of the original pattern.

0102140808
0214080801
0202140808
0302140808
0214080803
0402140808
0214080804
0502140808
0214080805
0602140808
0214080806
0702140808
0214080807
0802140808
0214080808
0902140808
0214080809
1002140808
0214080810
1102140808
0214080811
1202140808
0214080812
1302140808
0214080813
1402140808
0214080814
1502140808
0214080815
1602140808
0214080816
0114080802
1408080201
1408080202
0314080802
1408080203
0414080802
1408080204
0514080802
1408080205
0614080802
1408080206
0714080802
1408080207
0814080802
1408080208
0914080802
1408080209
1014080802
1408080210
1114080802
1408080211
1214080802
1408080212
1314080802
1408080213
1414080802
1408080214
1514080802
1408080215
1614080802
1408080216