A massive $94 million jackpot is up for grabs Feb. 4, 2014, and someone may have the winning Mega Millions jackpot ticket in their pocket. The Mega Millions winning numbers are worth $94 million annuity, New Jersey Lottery officials announced Monday, Feb. 3, and that's 94 million reasons to buy a lottery ticket!
Tuesday's lottery winner stands to be filthy rich, but only if they match all six Mega Millions winning numbers on the same ticket. Even the estimated one-time cash option of $52.3 million is enough for most people to retire on. Unfortunately, both options are before state and federal taxes are deducted.
BREAKING NEWS: The Mega Millions winning numbers for February 4, 2014 are 25, 44, 49, 60, 73, the Mega Ball number is 9, and the Megaplier is X 3.
Meanwhile, New Jersey Lottery Executive Director Carole Hedinger announced Monday, Feb. 3, that the last Mega Millions drawing produced one $5,000 lottery winner. The third-tier prize was purchased in Bergen County at 7 -Eleven, #23967 (N), 220 Wyckoff Ave., in Waldwick. In addition, 24 lottery winners purchased $500 winning tickets; one of those players added the Megaplier option making that ticket worth $2,000. Another 87,667 New Jersey Mega Millions winners took home $169,974 in prizes ranging from $1 to $200.
The lucky New Jersey Mega Millions winning numbers were 3, 9, 13, 47, 52, the Mega Ball number was 8, and the Megaplier was X 4 for the Jan. 31 drawing. Carole Hedinger commented,
"Congratulations to the lottery winners and to the retailers that sold all of those winning tickets. For selling the winning tickets, the retailers have become many more Lottery ‘lucky locations’ overnight."
What Time is the Mega Millions Drawing?
The next Mega Millions drawing is scheduled for Feb. 4, 2014, at 11 p.m. EST. Tuesday's estimated jackpot is now worth $94 million annuity, or $52 million cash-value before taxes. Mega Millions winning numbers are drawn Tuesday and Friday evenings at WSB-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. Tickets are sold in 42 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands and cost $1 each. Another $1 for the Megaplier option could greatly multiply your prize winnings!
Latest Powerball Winning Numbers and Results
The most recent Powerball winning numbers from the Feb. 1 drawing were 5, 12, 15, 27, 38, and the red Power Ball number is 7. There were no jackpot winners for this drawing. See the article Powerball winning numbers $194M Feb. 1: New Jersey lottery winner hits big money for more information. The next Powerball drawing is scheduled for Feb. 5, 2014, at 10:59 p.m. EST. Wednesday's estimated jackpot is $215 million annuity, or $124.1 million cash value. Don't miss it!
Sources: MegaMillions.com; New Jersey Lottery
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