No winner: Biggest Powerball jackpot in months grows larger
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The most important lottery prize in months grew more substantial immediately after no ticket matched all 5 quantities and the Powerball drawn on Saturday night time.
The approximated jackpot for the subsequent drawing on Monday is $670 million.
Saturday night’s figures have been 28, 38, 42, 47 and 52. The Powerball was 1.
The Powerball jackpot has slowly and gradually climbed thanks to 40 consecutive drawings without a grand prize winner, a file streak for the video game relationship again to June 5. There has not been a more substantial Powerball jackpot due to the fact a $731.1 million prize was gained on Jan. 20. Saturday’s grand prize of $635 million would have been the 10th biggest U.S. lottery jackpot at any time gained.
Considering that Aug. 23, Powerball drawings have been held a few moments a 7 days to raise interest and develop prizes far more immediately. Drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. EDT.
One detail that hasn’t changed, while, are the prolonged odds of successful the jackpot — a person in 292.2 million.
The believed jackpot amount of money refers to winners who opt to be paid through an annuity more than 29 several years. Most winners choose the income possibility, which for Monday’s drawing would be an estimated $474.8 million in advance of taxes.
Powerball is played in 45 states plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.