Powerball is a lottery game provided by 45 states in America, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL), a charitable organization, is the primary coordinator formed by a treaty with clients and U.S. organizations.
From its foundational drawing on April 19, 1992, up to August 21, 2021, Powerball drawings occurred two times weekly (Wednesday and Saturday) and Included a third weekly drawing (Monday) on August 23, 2021.
Therefore, drawings take place three times weekly on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday Universal Studios, Orlando at 10:59 p.m. E.T. The hosts are Laura Johnson, Sam Arlen, and Michelle Liles, and Carol and Company handle the audit of the drawings.
How to Watch the Next DrawingIf you wish to watch any Powerball drawing, visit the official Powerball website; www.powerball.com/watch-drawing.
How to Play PowerballEach Powerball play costs $2.
To play, choose any five numbers from 1- 69 for the white balls and one number from 1- 26 for the red Powerball.
You can decide to select your lucky numbers by either allowing the lottery terminal irregularly choose your numbers or marking them on a play slip.
To win, you have to match one of the below 9 Ways:
5 white balls + 1 red Powerball = Grand prize
5 white balls = $1 million
4 white balls = 1 red Powerball = $50,000
4 white balls = $100
3 white balls + 1 red Powerball = $100
3 white balls = $7
2 white balls + 1 red Powerball = $7
1 white ball + 1 red Powerball = $4
1 red Powerball = $4
Most likely, you may get high winnings by two, three, four, five, and even ten times through the Power Play for an extra $1 for each play. Moreover, players can increase non-jackpot wins to 10 times if the jackpot is $150 million or less.
All prices are in fixed cash amounts, but not for the Grand Prize. In California, the prize payments rely on the sales and the total number of winners, pari-mutuel.
What Number Are The Latest In The Last Winning?
If you are looking for inspiration to try your luck, Monday's up-to-date winning numbers were 21, 22, 39, 44, and 60 for white Powerball and 12 for the red Powerball.
The biggest and record Powerball jackpot hit $1.586 billion in January 2016, as per a press release by The Associated Press. Three ticket winners in Florida, California, and Tennessee got their share from this total amount.
What Was The Biggest Powerball Jackpot?
What Are The Odds Of Winning?The fixed odds for winning the Powerball Grand Prize are 1 in 292,201,338. Conversely, the odds for the minor prize of $4 for a single red Powerball are 1 in 38.32.
According to Powerball, the general chances of winning any prize are 1 in 24.87, relying on a $2 play and settled to two decimal places.
Where to Buy Powerball Tickets
Remarkably, Powerball is not only for U.S. citizens or residents. But, 45 U.S. states out of 50 allow Powerball participation, including Indiana, Ohio, Washington, Indiana and Kentucky, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.
In Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky, tickets are locally available in supermarkets, gas stations, and convenience stores. Also, the sales cut-off times differ by one or two hours before the drawing, reliant on the selling authority.