Don't toss your tickets. Lottery officials want you to know nearly 500,000 Mega Millions tickets sold across New York State are winners.

Lottery players are hoping that luck is on their side as they try and win the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history.

Mega Millions Soars To $1.25 Billion Jackpot In New York

Mega Millions Lottery Jackpot Reaches Past 1 Billion Dollars
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The estimated jackpot for Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is now at least $1.25 billion, or $625.3 million in cash. If won at that level, it would be the fourth-largest prize in Mega Millions history, according to lottery officials.

No ticket matched all six numbers drawn Tuesday night, that's been the case for three and a half months now. Tuesday's winning numbers were white balls 8, 24, 30, 45 and 61, plus the gold Mega Ball 12.

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Seven tickets matched the five white balls Tuesday night to win the game’s second-tier prize. One ticket sold in Texas is worth $4 million.

Six tickets, sold in California, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Wisconsin and New York are all worth $1 million.

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The New York winning ticket was sold on Long Island.

It was sold at the 7-Eleven on Broadhollow Road in Melville, Suffolk County, New York.

Nearly Half-Million Mega Millions Winners Sold In New York State

Mega Millions Jackpot Becomes Largest Prize In U.S. History at $1.6 Billion
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Nearly 5 million tickets sold across the nation won money. Of those tickets nearly 500,000 were sold in the Empire State.

Mega Millions + No Megaplier In New York State

  • Second Prize: $4 million- 1 New York winner
  • Third Prize: $10,000 - 9 New York winners
  • Fourth Prize: $500 - 208 New York winners
  • Fifth Prize: $400 - 568 New York winners
  • Sixth Prize: $10 - 13,511 New York winners
  • Seventh Prize: $10 - 12,476 New York winners
  • Eight Prize: $4 - 95,020 New York winners
  • Ninth Prize: $4 -  227,218 New York winners

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Mega Millions + Megaplier Winners In New York State

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  • Second Prize: $4 million- 0 New York winner
  • Third Prize: $40,000 - 1 New York winner
  • Fourth Prize: $2,000 - 26 New York winners
  • Fifth Prize: $800 - 65 New York winners
  • Sixth Prize: $40 - 1,595 New York winners
  • Seventh Prize: $40 - 1,473 New York winners
  • Eight Prize: $16 - 11,329 New York winners
  • Ninth Prize: $8 -  26,524 New York winners

New York Lottery Scratch Off Tickets With The Most Number One Jackpots Remaining

Here in New York, the time is now to start searching for some amazing jackpots. There are all sorts of different kinds of Scratch-Off tickets offered by the New York Lottery.

While looking at the latest weekly roundup for grand prizes, we counted 59 different tickets that have their grand prizes still on the market. The report was last updated on July 31st 2023, as we publish this article. 

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