One Illinois ticket matched all five of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn, winning the $1.28 billion Mega Millions jackpot.
The estimated cash value was $780.5 million.
There were 22 third-tier prizewinning tickets sold for the Friday, July 29, drawing that matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn, winning the $10,000 prize.
Two of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $20,000. Those tickets were purchased at the following locations:
- Sussex County: Market Place Deli, 99 Route 23, Hamburg
- Warren County: J P Kelly’s, 38 Hope Road, Great Meadows
- Atlantic County: Acme #831, 212 New Road, Somers Point
- Bergen County: Krauszer’s Food & Liquor, 275 Park Avenue, Rutherford
- Bergen County: 7-Eleven #29220, 358 Main Avenue, Wallington
- Bergen County: Lewis Drugs, 298 Westwood Avenue, Westwood
- Burlington County: Acme #664, 175 Route 70, Medford
- Burlington County: Wegmans #8, 2 Centerton Road, Mt. Laurel
- Burlington County: Acme #4926, 2091 Route 130 North, Willingboro
- Camden County: Wawa #391, 400 Route 73 South, West Berlin
- Cumberland County: Ocean Food Mart, 3890 Route 47, Dorchester
- Cumberland County: NJ Veteran Memorial Home, 524 Northwest Boulevard, Vineland
- Gloucester County: Wawa #480, 196 Crown Point Road, Thorofare
- Hudson County: Convenience Express, 8401 River Road, North Bergen
- Hunterdon County: Kings Food Market #3640, 531 US Highway 22, Whitehouse Station
- Mercer County: Shoprite #521, 130 Marketplace Boulevard, Hamilton
- Middlesex County: AV Wood Bar and Liquor, 971 Rahway Avenue, Avenel
- Monmouth County: 7-Eleven #11049, 198 Broad Street, Keyport
- Monmouth County: Quick Chek #178, 270 Monmouth Road, Manalapan
- Ocean County: Singin Oil, 300 Hurley Avenue, Lakewood
- Ocean County: Wawa #978, 195 Mathistown Road, Little Egg Harbor Township
- Ocean County: In N Out Deli, 601 Boulevard, Seaside Heights
In addition to the third-tier prizes won, 402 players matched four of the five white balls drawn, making each ticket worth $500.
Thirty-seven of those tickets were purchased with the Megaplier option, multiplying the prizes to $1,000.
Moreover, 666,461 other New Jersey players took home $2,502,780 in prizes ranging from $2 to $400.
The winning numbers for the Friday, July 29 drawing were 13, 36, 45, 57, and 67. The Gold Mega Ball was 14, and the Megaplier Multiplier was 02.