The only winning ticket for Friday night’s Mega Millions drawing was sold in New Jersey, Acting New Jersey Lottery Executive Director James A Carey, Jr. announced this morning.
“We are thrilled that the winning ticket was sold in Warren County. I’m happy to congratulate Quick Check #69 of 600 New Brunswick Ave. in Phillipsburg, the retailer that sold this winning ticket,” Carey said.
The winning numbers are: 29, 33, 39, 60, and 66.
The Gold Mega Ball is 21 and the Megaplier is 2.
The jackpot winner will receive an estimated prize of $267,000,000 annuity ($159,000,000 cash).
The winner has one year from the date of the drawing to file a claim.
The Mega Millions jackpot resets to $40,000,000 for the next drawing to be held Tuesday, March 5 at 10:59 pm. All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 pm to participate in the drawing.
Mega Millions tickets cost just two dollars; by adding the Megaplier option for an extra dollar per play, players can increase their non-jackpot winnings up to five times. Mega Millions tickets are sold in 46 participating jurisdictions. Drawings are held on Tuesdays and Fridays.