1 winner announced for $530 million Mega Millions jackpot


Mega Millions announces there is one winner of the $530 million jackpot.

The lucky winner of Friday night's drawing is located in California.

Mega Millions also says there are three winners of the $1 million Match 5 prize, located in Arizona, California and Washington.

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The winning numbers for Friday night's Mega Millions jackpot were 17, 19, 27, 40, 68 and the Mega Ball was 2.

The Mega Millions winner has the option to take a one-time lump sum or be paid in annual installments of 10 to 25 years. The one-time cash option for Friday's jackpot is $343.9 million.

Taking the jackpot's cash value is an option favored by most winners. Otherwise, the jackpot is doled out over 29 years.

Mega Millions tickets are $2 and are sold in 44 states, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. Virgin Islands.