One Mega Millions ticket sold in Missouri matched all six numbers drawn July 31 to win the $25 million jackpot and making it the first time a Missouri winner to won a Mega Millions jackpot since the state joined the game in 2010. The exact location of the sale was not disclosed. It is the sixth jackpot won this year, following earlier wins in Illinois (January 16 and June 2), New York (February 27 and March 24) and Pennsylvania (July 21). Also in Friday’s drawing, a ticket sold in Ohio matched the five white balls to win $1 million.
Missouri Mega Millions winners have 180 days to claim prizes; this would give the winners from Friday night until Jan. 27, 2016, to claim. The jackpot winner can get the jackpot prize in 30 annuity payments over 29 years or in one lump-sum payment. If no choice is made in 60 days, the jackpot is automatically paid in through an annuity.
Mega Millions winning numbers for Friday, July 31, 2015 are 28, 32, 33, 40, 46.
The Mega Ball number is 10. The Megaplier number is 04.
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