The numbers are in for the Wednesday, July 5, Powerball lottery big stake worth an expected $546 million, with a money choice of $282.0 million.
On Wednesday, July 5, the winning numbers were: 17, 24, 48, 62, and 68; 23 was the Powerball. There was no grand prize winner in Monday’s Powerball drawing because a winning ticket did not match all six numbers, forcing the jackpot to roll over. The Power Play, a bonus multiplier for some ticket holders in other states, was 2X. According to a Powerball press release, the estimated $546 million jackpot on Wednesday would be worth $282 million in cash if taken as a lump sum.
22 years after a tornado destroyed her home, an Iowa woman wins the lottery: Never Been Material People’ The most recent Powerball jackpot was won on April 19, when a ticket from Ohio matched all five white balls and the red Powerball to win $252.6 million.
From that point forward, there have been 32 continuous drawings without a bonanza victor.
Powerball and Mega Millions Jackpots Nearly $1 Billion In the event that a player wins the Powerball jackpot on Wednesday night, they will have the option of receiving a one-time payment of $282 million or an estimated annuitized prize of $546 million.
The following drawing will take place on July 8 if no one wins the jackpot on Wednesday. The prize pool for Saturday’s drawing will be reset to $20 million if the lucky numbers are drawn.
The chance of winning the jackpot is one in 292.2 million.
By clicking this link, you can access Fox Business on the go. Powerball tickets cost $2 per play. There are ticket sales in 45 states, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. On draw nights, the last time to purchase a ticket is 9:45 p.m.