The powerball jackpot climbs to an estimated $1.5 billion after no winner is identified.
Did anyone win the powerball ?
In the meantime, the Powerball prize keeps rising.
The jackpot for Saturday is now expected to be $1.5 billion, which would have a cash value of $745.9 million because 3no one matched all six numbers on Wednesday.
2, 11, 22, 35, and 60 were the winning numbers in the estimated $1.2 billion prize drawn on Wednesday night, and 23 was the Powerball. Powerplay number 2 was called.
There was no jackpot winner on Monday either, but Powerball reported in a press release that more than 5.4 1million tickets won cash – prizes totaling $59.5 million on Halloween, including 10 tickets that matched all five white balls for a $1 million reward.
Wednesday’s jackpot was 4the third time in the game’s 30-year history that the grand prize surpassed $1 billion.
The prize would be the second-largest in Powerball history and the third-largest in – U.S. lottery history, according to Powerball.
In January 2016, three winners in California, Florida-, and Tennessee split the highest Powerball jackpot in history: $1.586 billion.
How likely are you to win the lottery?
Odds of winning any reward are 1 in -24.9. Powerball has announced that the -chances of winning the jackpot are one in 292.2 million.
How late may Powerball tickets be purchased?
As stated by Powerball, “Depending on the selling jurisdiction, different sales cutoff hours may apply. Please contact your local lottery for further details.”
What is the Powerball drawing time?
The Powerball drawings occur at 10:59 p.m. ET on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday.