COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — For the third time in less than a year, a major U.S. lottery has a jackpot over $1 billion on another day.
The sixth-largest lottery prize in American history, worth up to $940 million with a $486 million cash option, was awarded in Friday's Mega Millions drawing
Friday's drawing yielded the winning numbers 20, 63, 46, 59, and 3, as well as the gold Mega Ball 13 with a 3X Megaplier.
In 2022, Ohio will not issue 759 licence plates.The Mega Millions jackpot has now reached $1.1 billion, the fourth time it has in history and the second time since July 2022
because no one was able to match all six numbers on Friday. With the following drawing scheduled for Tuesday, January 10 at 11 p.m.,
The record-breaking $2.04 billion Powerball jackpot was won by a player in California less than two months prior to the life-altering Mega Millions jackpot.
Only three other Mega Millions jackpots totaling $1 billion have occurred:1.537%: October 23, 2018July 29, 2022, $1.337.5 billion$1,000,000,000: January 2023 (ongoing)
$1,000,000,000: January 22, 2021The District of Columbia, 45 states, and the United States all sell Mega Millions tickets. Virgin Islands, with a $2 price tag per item.