Powerball Drawing Tonight Value At Least 1.3B, Ties A Report


The Powerball jackpot is at an estimated $1.3 billion forward of Saturday night time’s drawing, tying the document for the longest streak and not using a jackpot winner.

The Powerball jackpot hasn’t been received since Jan. 1, when a ticket bought in Michigan produced a $842.4 million jackpot.

Saturday would be the forty first drawing within the present jackpot run. Two different earlier Powerball jackpot runs have reached 41 drawings earlier than producing a grand prize winner, in response to Powerball.

The estimated $1.3 billion jackpot is the fourth-largest jackpot in Powerball historical past and the eighth-largest general when factoring in Mega Thousands and thousands jackpots.

In the event you win the Powerball jackpot, you’ll be able to select between an estimated lump-sum, pre-tax cost of $608.9 million or annual payouts of $1.3 billion, additionally pre-tax — beginning with one speedy cost adopted by 29 annual funds that enhance by 5% every year.

Now, the dangerous information: the percentages of profitable the jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million, in response to Powerball.

Powerball tickets are bought in 45 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

The subsequent drawing is Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET.


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