A player who bought the lucky ticket in Virginia became the owner of the $162,600,000 jackpot of the Powerball lottery on March 04, 2023.
- The winning numbers are 10 · 16 · 18 · 40 · 66
- The number on the Powerball red ball is 16
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- A Texas lucky player matched the first 5 numbers for a $1,000,000 prize.
- 8 tickets matched four of the first five numbers plus the Powerball to win a $50,000 prize.
- 6 tickets was purchased with the Power Play 3X option, increasing the prize to $150,000.
Top 10 United States lottery jackpots of all time
Monday’s Powerball jackpot won by one ticket sold in California is the largest lottery jackpot in world history.
- Powerball: $2.0401 billion, Nov. 7, 2022 (40 rollovers, starting at $20 million) – California
- Powerball: $1.5864 billion, Jan. 13, 2016 (19 rollovers, starting at $40 million) – California, Florida, Tennessee
- Mega Millions: $1.537 billion, Oct. 23, 2018 (25 rollovers, starting at $40 million) – South Carolina
- Mega Millions: $1.337 billion, Jul. 29, 2022 (29 rollovers, starting at $20 million) – Illinois
- Mega Millions: $1.05 billion, Jan. 22, 2021 (36 rollovers, starting at $20 million) – Michigan
- Powerball: $768.4 million, Mar. 27, 2019 (25 rollovers, starting at $40 million) – Wisconsin
- Powerball: $758.7 million, Aug. 23, 2017 (20 rollovers, starting at $40 million) – Massachusetts
- Powerball: $731.1 million, Jan. 20, 2021 (35 rollovers, starting at $20 million) – Maryland
- Powerball: $699.8 million, Oct. 4, 2021 (40 rollovers, starting at $20 million) – California
- Powerball: $687.8 million, Oct. 27, 2018 (21 rollovers, starting at $40 million) – Iowa, New York
The odds of picking the correct Powerball grand prize numbers are one in 292,201,338. A total of 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, that participate in Powerball. Powerball drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. Western time.
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The next drawing of Powerball will be on Monday, March 06, 2023, with the starting jackpot of $20 million.
The best thing about this jackpot level is that Power Play 10X (only jackpots less than $150 million) is allowed to give players a multiplier 10 times the prize value.
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