The Powerball reward for Saturday’s lottery illustration has plummeted to an approximated $373 million with a payment option of $253.7 million, giving it probably the 31st most extensive prize in U.S. lottery history.
The winning numbers were: 2, 9, 17, 36 and 67. The Powerball drawn was 18 with a Megaplier of 2X.
The reward was most latterly caught on Nov. 2 when a $150 million ticket was sold in California. It was the seventh and final jackpot-winning Powerball ticket sold over the nation last year and had a payment option of $104.8 million. Since then, 23 illustrations have been held without a top-prize champion, including Wednesday when no one across the nation hit a $343 million reward.
A couple of second-prize $1 million tickets were acquired for Wednesday’s illustration - one apiece in Michigan and South Carolina. Each ticket paired five numbers but not the Powerball.
In New Jersey, a third-prize ticket worth $50,000 was sold at Warren Glen Market on Route 627 in Bloomsbury. The Hunterdon County ticket paired four numbers plus the Powerball.
Wednesday’s winning amounts were: 11, 33, 44, 59 and 67. The Powerball moved was 8 with a Power Play of 3X.
The differences in hitting the Powerball jackpot are 292,201,388 to 1. A player who gets a $2 ticket has about a 1 in 11,688,053 chance to match five symbols including gain at least $1 million, while there’s regarding a 1 in 913,129 chance of getting the third award of at tiniest $50,000.
Powerball is performed on Wednesday and Saturday in 44 states, Washington D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.