Since no one has matched all six numbers and won the Mega Millions jackpot in nearly four months, the prize has grown so large.
There are 45 states in which Mega Millions is played, as well as Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Officials from the state lottery oversee the game.
Mega Millions Results
Players who win $1.28 billion will have their winnings paid out over 29 years through an annuity. Cash is the preferred option for almost all winners, which is $747.2 million for Friday’s drawing.
Where Did someone win the Mega Millions?
It seems that somebody beat the odds and won the $1.28 billion jackpot for Mega Millions. Megamillions.com reports that there was only one winning ticket in the Friday night draw, and that ticket was purchased in Illinois, according to the site.
Florida Mega Millions lottery jackpot Winners
Jackpot winners in all MEGA MILLIONS states will receive a share of the jackpot prize. There is no jackpot prize, but all non-jackpot prizes are set payouts. It is possible that non-jackpot prizes may be paid on a pari-mutuel basis if there are insufficient funds available to pay set prizes; these prizes may be lower than the amount shown and may not be paid at all.
It should be noted that all efforts have been made to ensure that the enclosed information is accurate, but if it turns out to be incorrect, the winning numbers and prize amounts in the official records of the Florida Lottery shall be decisive.
For more information about MEGA MILLIONS, please visit the national MEGA MILLIONS website.
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