The winning numbers drawn Saturday were 8, 12, 13, 19, 27 and Powerball every 4th.Saturday night's jackpot is an almost…
The winning numbers drawn Saturday were 8, 12, 13, 19, 27 and Powerball every 4th.
Saturday night’s jackpot is an almost irresistible $ 750 million or a single cash option of $ 428.6 million.
If there is a winner or winner, it would be one of the biggest jackpots in the country’s history.
It may be the fourth largest in the US lottery story and the game’s third largest jackpot.
The biggest Powerball jackpot was $ 1,586 billion and it split three ways in January 2016.
00 dollar bills, it would make a stack as high as the highest tower in the world, Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
Burj Khalifa is twice as high as the New York Empire State Building and three times as long as the Eiffel Tower in Paris.
Powerball has climbed since the last winning ticket took home the jackpot in New York in August. There have been 21 drawings since then without a winner.
The odds of winning the top prize can be narrow but do not forget there are plenty of secondary prices. No one won the top prize in the latest drawing, but some people matched all five white balls and won $ 1 million. Lottery officials said the winning tickets were sold in Arizona, Florida, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, Oregon and Wisconsin.
Each Powerball ticket is $ 2. The game is played in 44 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands.