The Powerball jackpot in Wednesday’s lottery draw has jumped to about 550 million U.S. dollars, and the cash option is 411.4 million U.S. dollars, making it possible to become the 12th largest jackpot in US lottery history.
The winning numbers are: 4, 19, 23, 25 and 49. Powerball is 14, and power games are twice.
The Powerball jackpot has never been won since September 1
Although the second prize tickets were sold in Florida and Pennsylvania on Saturday, no one won Saturday’s $470 million grand prize. Each ticket matches five numbers, but does not match Powerball, and is worth $1 million.
In New Jersey, purchased four third prize lottery tickets matching four numbers and Powerball. New Jersey Lottery officials said that a ticket sold at 7-11 on Main Avenue in Clifton was worth $100,000 because the buyer spent an extra $1 on the Power Play option.
Three other tickets purchased at the following locations are each worth $50,000:
- Mini supermarket food store on Danfoss Street in Jersey City
- QuickChek on Union Avenue, Hazlet
- Utopia Deli and Warwick Turnpike Dining in West Milford Hewitt
The number of winners on Saturday is: 14, 26, 38, 45 with 46.The original “Powerball” was 13 Power play 2 times.
The odds for the Powerball jackpot are 292,201,388 to 1. Players who buy the $2 lottery ticket have 1 chance in 11,688,053 to match five numbers and win at least $1 million, and the odds of winning the third prize are 913,129 to 1. At least $50,000.
Powerball games are held on Wednesday and Saturday in 45 states, Washington, DC, U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Lawrence’s New Jersey Lottery office is open by appointment only. You can still claim your bonus in person at any retailer-provided that the bonus is less than $599.50.
The lottery also accepts claims by mail, although officials warn that payment may be temporarily delayed. It is recommended that the winners copy the claim form and winning lottery ticket as records.
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