These are the Friday, July 22, 2022 winning numbers for Mega Millions

The Mega Millions Jackpot is the 3rd largest jackpot ever! Is today your lucky day?

These are the Friday, July 22, 2022 Mega Millions winning numbers:

14 – 40 – 60 – 64 – 66 and Mega Ball 16

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The jackpot was estimated at $660 million, with a cash option of $388 million. Mega Millions Website.

The jackpot is the ninth largest ever for a United States lottery game.

Meanwhile, the Powerball jackpot is at $119 million with a cash option of $69.2 million. Powerball website.

Until recently, lottery winners in New Jersey were required to identify themselves, but now winners will be able to remain anonymous. A new law signed by Governor Phil Murphy..

How can I play Mega Millions?

Mega Millions drawings are held every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m. and cost $2 per ticket, but you can add a Megaplier for $1, which will increase your potential prize amount up to five times the original prize. (Except Jackpot).

Each player chooses five numbers from 1 to 70 for the white balls and one number from 1 to 25 for the mega ball. However, you can also have a lottery machine generate a random quick pick for you.

Megaball matching prizes range from $2 for matching all five white balls (except California) to $1 million for the jackpot matching all six balls. You can. Check all prize payouts on the Mega Millions site here..

You do not need to be a US citizen or a resident of a specific state where you purchase your ticket.

Where can I play Mega Millions?

You can play this game in 45 states plus the District of Columbia and the US Virgin Islands. States Not Offering Mega Millions: Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah.

Many grocery stores, gas stations and convenience stores sell lottery tickets. Some states allow Mega Millions tickets to be purchased online, but Beware of scam websites. Check with your state lottery for more details.

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What are my chances of winning?

Playing Mega Millions can be exciting, but don’t spend those millions before you win.

The odds of winning the jackpot are 302,575,350-to-1.

The odds of matching all five white balls are 12,607,306-to-1.

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What does cash option mean?

Major lotteries in the United States offer two jackpot payout options: annuity and cash.

Annuity option payments are made over time. There is an immediate payment and then there are 29 annual payments, increasing by 5% each year.

The cash option is significantly lower than the advertised jackpot, but is paid in a lump sum. You don’t have to wait decades for all the money.

What was the biggest Mega Millions jackpot ever?

Here are the top 10 jackpots since Mega Millions began in 1996:

  1. $1.537 billion, October 23, 2018: Win at South Carolina

  2. $1.05 billion, January 22, 2021: Won in Michigan.

  3. $660 million: July 22, 2022:

  4. $656 million, March 30, 2012: Three winners in Illinois, Kansas, Maryland

  5. $648 million, December 17, 2013: Two winners in California, Georgia

  6. $543 million, July 24, 2018: Won in California.

  7. $536 million, July 8, 20116: Won in Indiana.

  8. $533 million: March 30, 2018: Won in New Jersey.

  9. $522 million: June 7, 2019: Won in California.

  10. $515 million: May 21, 2021: Won in Pennsylvania.

What was the biggest US lottery jackpot of all time?

Here’s a look at the top jackpots won in the United States between the Powerball and Mega Millions lotteries:

  1. $1.586 billion, Powerball, January 13, 2016: Three winners in California, Florida, Tennessee

  2. $1.537 Billion, Mega Millions, October 23, 2018: Win at South Carolina

  3. $1.05 Billion, Mega Millions, January 22, 2021: Won in Michigan.

  4. $768.4 million, Powerball, March 27, 2019: Won at Wisconsin.

  5. $758.7 million, Powerball, August 23, 2017: Won in Massachusetts

  6. $730 million, Powerball, January 20, 2021: Win in Maryland

  7. $699.8 million, Powerball, October 4, 2021: Won in California.

  8. $687.8 million, Powerball, October 27, 2018: Two winners in Iowa, New York

  9. $660 Million, Mega Millions, July 22, 2022:

  10. $656 million, March 30, 2012: Three winners in Illinois, Kansas, Maryland

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