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The Mega Millions lottery jackpot was reset on August 6, following the lucky winner of one of the largest lottery jackpots on July 29.
The winning numbers in Friday’s drawing were shown here.
16-26-37-40-51; The Mega Ball was 6 and the Megaplier was 4X.
$355 million is the estimated grand prize for the drawing. The cash option has a value of about $183.6 million. If no one wins, the next drawing will have a bigger prize.
The odds of winning the grand prize is 1 in 302,575,350, according to the game’s website.
Five different numbers from 1 to 70 and one number from 1 to 25 can be picked from two separate pools. A person wins the lottery by matching all of the winning numbers.
There is a choice of 30 annual payments, each five percent higher than the last, or a lump-sum payment.
The Mega Millions drawings are offered in 45 states. The U.S. and Canada. The Virgin Islands are in the Caribbean. Each ticket costs $2.