TRENTON, NJ - New Jersey Lottery executive director Carole Hedinger that the Mega Millions jackpot for Friday October 13 will roll to $43 million. There were no winners of the Mega Millions jackpot on Tuesday October 10, 15 players did match four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500.
One of those 15 players purchased a ticket with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prize to $2,500. An additional 49,077 other New Jersey players took home $103,414 in prizes ranging from $1 to $250, according to Hedinger. The winning numbers were: 07, 16, 24, 61 and 62. The Gold Mega Ball was 02, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 05.
The next drawing will be held Friday, Oct. 13 at 11:00 p.m.
All New Jersey Lottery Mega Millions tickets must be purchased before 10:45 p.m. to participate in the drawing. Mega Millions tickets cost one dollar; 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. View all New Jersey Lottery game winning numbers and drawings for the Pick-3, Pick-4, Jersey Cash 5, Pick-6, CASH4LIFE and 5 Card Cash games on the Lottery website (www.NJLottery.com) or on the official Lottery Facebook Page. Midday and evening draws, with the exception of CASH4LIFE and 5 Card Cash, can be seen on WPIX-TV (PIX11) in New York and WPHL-TV (PHL17) in Philadelphia. Powerball and Mega Millions drawings can be seen on WABC-TV stations.