Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $45,000,000
Thousands of New Jersey Players Win Prizes
TRENTON (Feb. 18, 2020) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $45 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery executive director, announced that in the Friday, Feb. 14, drawing, 13 players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $2,500. Moreover, 19,010 other New Jersey players took home $96,716 in prizes ranging from $2 to $1,000, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Friday, Feb. 14, drawing were: 10, 32, 48, 54, and 55. The Gold Mega Ball was 18, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 05.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 11:00 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.