The winning numbers in Saturday night’s illustration of the Powerball were 14, 26, 38, 45 and46 The Powerball was 13 and the Power Play was X2.

But no-one has actually declared the $470 million jackpot for the January 9 draw, according to the Powerball website. The reward cash will roll over to the next drawing on Thursday, January14 The approximated jackpot then will be $550 million (with a cash value of $4114 million)– the ninth highest jackpot in Powerball history.

The existing prize is also the highest given that the $7587 million prize offered in March 2019, according to the Powerball site.

Although no-one won the prize on Saturday night, there were some huge winners. A player from Florida and another from Pennsylvania matched all five white balls correctly to win a $1 million reward.

Fifty players matched 4 white balls and the Powerball correctly to win $50,000 rewards. Another 18 gamers doubled their cash prize to $100,000 with a Power Play purchase.

The Powerball jackpot has not been won since September 16 in 2015, according to the Powerball site. Ever since, there have actually been 33 illustrations in a row without a jackpot winner and the January 14 drawing will be the 34 th.

How do you play Powerball?

Powerball is an extremely popular multi-state lotto that is readily available to play in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Drawings generally occur twice a week on a Wednesday and Saturday night, at 10: 59 p.m. ET. Each draw is transmitted live from the lotto studio in Tallahassee, Florida.

Each ticket costs $2 per play, with players selecting five numbers from 1 to 69, in addition to one red Powerball number from 1 to26 In specific scenarios, players can also multiply non-jackpot prizes by utilizing the Power Play alternative for an additional $1.

What are the chances of winning a reward?

Powerball’s official website claims that players have a 1 in 24.9 possibility of winning any prize no matter the variety of participants. The possibilities of winning the grand prize jackpot are astronomically higher at 1 in 292,201,338, according to the main website.

Winners can pick to either choose their prize as an annuity, or for significantly less, a lump-sum payment. The annuity option sees the winner get 30 yearly payments over the area of 29 years, with each payment increasing by 5 percent till the 30 th and final payment.

Your opportunities of striking the grand reward jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338, despite the prize size, according to Powerball’s website. If you win a prize, call lotto officials at 1-800-222-0996

Customers buys Powerball ticket
A customer picks up her California Powerball lotto tickets at the well-known Bluebird Liquor shop which is thought about to be a lucky merchant of tickets, in Hawthorne, California on January 13, 2016.
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