Mega Millions jackpot up to $396 million for Jan. 25, $1M winning ticket sold in Georgia

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The Mega Millions jackpot is closing in on $400 million after no one matched all six balls in Friday night's drawing, according to the lottery website.

The jackpot will climb to an estimated $396 million with a cash option of $273.6 million for Tuesday's drawing.

While no one took home the $376 million grand prize on Friday, one ticket sold in Georgia matched all five white balls to win $1 million.

The winning numbers drawn on Friday, Jan. 21, 2022 were: 38 - 45 - 46 - 55 - 67 and Megaball 18. The Megaplier was 2x.

Recent Winner: $108 million Mega Millions winning ticket sold in Arizona

The Mega Millions has not been hit since someone in Lake Havasu City, Arizona won a $108 million jackpot back in October.

The Mega Millions costs $2 per ticket and is drawn twice weekly on Tuesdays and Fridays at 11 p.m.

Powerball winner: $632.6 million Powerball jackpot winning tickets sold in California and Wisconsin

Meanwhile, the Powerball jackpot is at $76 million with a cash option of $53 million for Saturday's drawing, according to the Powerball website.

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Top Mega Millions jackpots

  1. $1.537 billion, Oct. 23, 2018: Won in South Carolina

  2. $1.05 billion, Jan. 22, 2021: Won in Michigan

  3. $656 million, March 30, 2012: Three winners in Illinois, Kansas, Maryland

  4. $648 million, Dec. 17, 2013: Two winners in California, Georgia

  5. $543 million, July 24, 2018: Won in California

  6. $536 million, July 8, 20116: Won in Indiana

  7. $533 million: March 30, 2018: Won in New Jersey

  8. $522 million: June 7, 2019: Won in California

  9. $515 million: May 21, 2021: Won in Pennsylvania

  10. $451 million, Jan. 5, 2018: Won in Florida

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This article originally appeared on Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $396 million for Jan. 25, 2022 drawing

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