Did Anyone Win the $79 Million Jackpot on Saturday (Last) Night?

The Powerball numbers for July 11, have been revealed, however did anybody win the grand prize and when is your subsequent probability to play?

With an estimated jackpot of round $78.3 million, the total line-up of numbers for the draw have been: 14, 19, 61, 62 and 64, with a Powerball of 4. There was a X2 Power Play in place which means some contributors had the power to double their winnings.

According to the official lottery web site, nobody gained the jackpot, which means the following draw on Wednesday has been upped to round $87 Million, an quantity that carries a money choice of roughly $70.2 million.

The web site says that eight ticket holders matched 4 balls and the purple Powerball this weekend, a outcome which comes with a prize of $50,000. Of these, six gamers had used the X2 Power Play, which means they every walked away $100,000 richer.

The recreation is easy: Powerball prices $2 per play, with anybody who needs to participate selecting 5 white balls numbered between one and 69, then one quantity between one and 26 for the purple Powerball. Draws are held on Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET, additionally hosted dwell on YouTube, the place the newest might be watched.

To win the jackpot, gamers should match all 5 white balls and the purple Powerball. Still, matching 5 white balls alone will nonetheless lead to a $1 million prize.

Most winnings are delivered in money, though the fortunate jackpot winners are given the choice of selecting the prize to be both an annuity or a full money fee.

The annuity choice is shipped in 30 graduated funds, which is able to enhance by 5 p.c each time funds are deposited, lottery officers say on the Powerball web site.

The group introduced final month {that a} 48-year-old girl from Delaware gained a $1,000,000 prize after matching 5 white balls within the May 16 draw.

The month prior, North Carolina girl Shanika Miller gained over 1,000,000 utilizing numbers made up of birthdays and ages. Her Power Play ticket matched numbers on 5 white balls, profitable her round $2 million. After state and federal taxes, Miller took house $1,415,001, saying she would use the winnings to purchase a home and pay payments.

Here are the highest 5 Powerball jackpot prizes of all time:

1. $1.586 billion (01/13/2016) with tickets in California, Florida and Tennessee
2. $768.4 million (03/27/2019) with a single ticket offered in Wisconsin
3. $758.7 million (08/23/2017) with a single ticket offered in Massachusetts
4. $687.8 million (10/27/2018) tickers in Iowa and New York
5. $590.5 million (05/18/2013) with a single ticket being offered in Florida

A Powerball ticket sits on the counter at Kavanagh Liquors on January 13, 2016 in San Lorenzo, California.
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