Record Setting N.Y. Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Sold in Ozone Park
RELEASE DATE: 4/15/2023
The New York Lottery today announced a record-setting jackpot winning ticket for the April 14 Mega Millions drawing was sold in Ozone Park, Queens. The ticket matched five numbers and the Mega Ball. It is worth a New York record $476 million [advertised value]. The New York City cash value of the jackpot after taxes is $156.7 million.
The winning numbers for the April 14 drawing are 23-27-41-48-51 and the Mega Ball is 22.
The ticket was purchased at Liberty Beer & Convenience at 93-18 Liberty Avenue.
The winning numbers for the Mega Millions game are drawn from a field of one to 70. The Mega Ball is drawn from a separate field one to of 25. The Mega Millions drawing is televised every Tuesday and Friday at 11 p.m.
Winning draw game tickets expire one year from the date of the draw.
The previous [New York] record jackpot prize of $437 million was won on January 1, 2019 by New Life LLC of Huntington. The second-highest jackpot prize of $432 million was won by Goodtimez LL of New York.
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