Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $40,000,000
TRENTON (August 17, 2020) – The Mega Millions drawing on Friday, August 14, drawing produced nine players that matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. One of those tickets was purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover, 21,610 other New Jersey players took home $86,392 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400. The winning numbers for the Friday, August 14, drawing were: 03, 24, 29, 42, and 47. The Gold Mega Ball was 13, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
The next drawing will be held Tuesday, August 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.