What are the winning numbers for the power ball?
What is the Power Ball number? It’s the sixth number on your ticket, ranging between 1 and 26. Matching it wins you at least $4.
How much does it cost to play the Powerball?
Powerball® costs $2 per play. Select five numbers from 1 to 69 for the white balls; then select one number from 1 to 26 for the red Powerball. Choose your numbers on a play slip or let the lottery terminal randomly pick your numbers. Jackpots start at $40 million and grow from there!
What are the odds of winning the Powerball?
You still have a 1 in 24.9 chance of winning a prize when the advertised jackpot is $1 billion. Even if there are more tickets sold in a particular drawing, your odds of winning a prize are the same. Jackpot winners can either select their prize as an annuity or a lump-sum payment.
What’s the Golden Rule for winning the Powerball?
Payouts are awarded according to how many numbers you have matched. The golden rule is that the more numbers matched the bigger the prize. The biggest decision you’ll need to make is your Powerball number, as matching this alone will win you $4, match just two more regular numbers and you’re on your way.
Powerball® costs $2 per play. Select five numbers from 1 to 69 for the white balls; then select one number from 1 to 26 for the red Powerball. Choose your numbers on a play slip or let the lottery terminal randomly pick your numbers. The Powerball jackpot grows until it is won. Players win a prize by matching one of the 9 Ways to Win.
When is the drawing for the Powerball in Washington DC?
The Powerball jackpot grows until it is won. Players win a prize by matching one of the 9 Ways to Win. Powerball is played in 45 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands! Powerball drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.
Where can I check to see if I won the Powerball?
If you’re looking for older results, you can scroll to the bottom and click “View Past Powerball Numbers”. Have you already won? Use the online Powerball Number Checker to check the tickets you’ve bought against the Powerball winning numbers for the past 365 days.
Where do the Powerball draws take place in Florida?
Draws occur on every Wednesday and Saturday around 10:59 p.m. ET. Where are Powerball draws held? Powerball draws are held at the Multi-State Lottery Association head office in Tallahassee, Florida. Where can you play Powerball?
When was the first time the Powerball was drawn?
Powerball has been running since 1992, following the rebranding of Lotto*America. The first ever draw of Powerball was held on April 22, 1992. Since then, the Powerball lottery has expanded rapidly and is now sold in 47 US states and territories and has a minimum jackpot of $40 million.
What are the odds of winning the Powerball in California?
In California, prize payout amounts are pari-mutuel and determined by sales and the number of winners. The overall odds of winning a prize are 1 in 24.87. The odds presented here are based on a $2 play (rounded to two decimal places). Powerball® costs $2 per play.