Mega Millions winning numbers for Friday, Sept. 16, 2022

The Mega Millions winning numbers for Friday, September 16, 2022, are as follows:

15 - 30 - 35 - 38 - 66 and Megaball 12

Megaplier  was 4x

According to the Mega Millions website

 the lottery's projected prize was $256 million 

with a cash option of $137.7 million.

The most recent jackpot winner was an Illinois lottery player

who took home $1.337 billion on July 29.

This was the third-largest lottery payout in American history.