Mega Millions Jackpot Rolls To $121,000,000
One $2,000,000 and One $10,000 Ticket Sold
TRENTON (July 10, 2019) – The Mega Millions jackpot has rolled to $121 million! James Carey, New Jersey Lottery acting executive director, announced that there was one second-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Tuesday, July 9th drawing that matched five of the five white balls drawn winning the $1,000,000 prize. That ticket was purchased with Megaplier, multiplying the prize to $2,000,000. That ticket was purchased at Monmouth Heights Exxon, 208 Route 9 N., Manalapan in Monmouth County.
In addition, there was one third-tier prizewinning ticket sold that matched four of the five white balls and the gold ball winning $10,000. That ticket was sold at Cub Liquors, 242 Lincoln Blvd., Middlesex in Middlesex County.
Moreover, nine players matched four of the five white balls drawn making each ticket worth $500. One of those tickets was purchased with Megaplier, multiplying the prize to $1,000. Moreover 24,671 other New Jersey players took home $93,466 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400, according to Carey. The winning numbers for the Tuesday, July 9th drawing were: 12, 26, 40, 48, and 64. The Gold Mega Ball was 01, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.
“Congratulations to the lottery winners and to the retailers that sold the winning tickets,” said Carey. “For selling the winning tickets, the retailers have become many more Lottery ‘lucky locations’ overnight.”
The next drawing will be held Friday, July 12th 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.
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. 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)