Mega Millions Lottery: Did you win Friday’s $70 million Mega Millions draw? Winning numbers, live results (5/6/22)
UPDATE: The winning numbers were not drawn as scheduled due to a technical issue. It was unclear when the results would be released.
the Mega Millions Friday’s lottery draw jackpot jumped to around $70 million, with a cash option worth $41.3 million.
The winning numbers were: 16, 21, 33, 52, 70. The Mega Ball drawn was tenwith a Megaplier of 2X.
No one across the country hit Tuesday’s $57 million jackpot. There were also no $1 million second prize tickets sold.
In New Jersey, nine tickets corresponded to four numbers. Two were sold with the Megaplier option for $1 more and are worth $1,000 each. The other seven are valued at $500 each.
Tuesday’s winning numbers were: 15, 19, 27, 35 and 57. The Mega Ball drawn was 17with a Megaplier of 2X.
The odds of a $2 ticket matching all winning numbers are 302,575,350 to 1. Players have a 1 in 12,607,306 chance of a ticket matching five numbers but not the Mega Ball and winning at least 1 million bucks.
Raffles are held Tuesday and Friday in 45 states, as well as Washington, DC and the US Virgin Islands.
New Jersey Lottery Lawrence’s offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. should players prefer to file claims and validate winning tickets in person. Claims can be deposited in a secure drop box at the lottery headquarters. This option applies to prizes with a value greater than $599.50.
If a player wins a prize of $25,000 or more (or otherwise prefers to submit a claim in person), appointments can still be made to meet with a lottery representative in person by calling 1-800-222-0996 .
Prizes with a value of $599.50 or less must still be claimed at lottery retailers.
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