The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday’s lottery has risen to about $ 550 million, with $ 411.4 million in cash options, possibly the 12th-largest in U.S. lottery history.
The winning numbers are 4, 19, 23, 25 and 49, the resulting powerballs are 14, with 2X power play.
The Powerball jackpot has not been won since September 16, when a ticket purchaser in Ballston Spa, New York won the top $ 94.6 million.Since then, 33 draws have been held without a jack-enough winner. T
No one hit the $ 470 million jackpot on Saturday, although two prize tickets were sold in Florida and Pennsylvania. Each ticket corresponds to five numbers, but not a Powerball and is worth $ 1million.
In New Jersey, four third, matching four-digit prize tickets were purchased with the Powerball.Tickets sold at 7-Eleven on Main Avenue in Clifton were $ 100,000 as shoppers spent an additional $ 1 on options. Says Power Play, a New Jersey Lottery official.
Three additional tickets purchased at the following locations are valued at $ 50,000 per person:
- A mini-mart on Danforth Street in Jersey City.
- QuickChek on Union Avenue in Hazlet.
- Utopia Deli & Catering on Warwick Turnpike in the Hewitt section of West Milford.
Saturday’s winning numbers are: 14, 26, 38, 45 and 46The Power Ball drawn is 13 With Power Play’s 2X.
The odds of hitting the Powerball jackpot are 292,201,388 to 1. Players who buy $ 2 tickets have an estimated 1 in 11,688,053 chance of matching five numbers and winning at least $ 1 million while the odds are 913,129 to 1 of the third prize win of at least $ 50,000.
Powerball is played on Wednesdays and Saturdays in 45 states, Washington, D.C., the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
The New Jersey Lottery Office in Lawrence is open by appointment only. You can still claim your winnings for less than $ 599.50 in person at any retailer.
The lottery also accepts mail-in claims, although the official warns of their payments may be temporarily delayed. It is recommended that winners copy their claim form and winning tickets to save.
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