Jackpot climbs to $282 million; Powerball is getting hotter
Powerball jackpot has just increased to $282 million after the draw on February 16, 2018. After many successive rounds, the jackpot of Powerball has not yet to find its owner. The award value of Powerball is increasing continuously to create incredible records.
The winning numbers are 29 – 30 – 41 – 48 – 64
The number on the Powerball red ball is 01
Power Play 4X
There are 2 people owning tickets that win millions of dollars. Two lucky players from New Jersey and Virginia. The player who bought the ticket in New Jersey won $1 million and the other who chose Power Play received $2 million. Powerball lottery also awarded 23 third prizes in this session. Including 18 third prize of $50,000; 3 third prizes of $200,000 with Power Play 4X and 2 third prizes of $26,182 for tickets purchased in California state.
The lottery game is played in 44 states plus the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Players around the world can play US Powerball online outside US via lottery messenger service sites with tickets cost $5 each. To avoid online scams be sure that the site you are using is legitimate. For a comparison of three online retailers already reviewed by InternationalLottery.org read here.
The Powerball game is played by matching all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball number. The odds of picking the correct Powerball grand prize numbers are one in 292,201,338. Powerball tickets cost $2 each, and are sold at thousands of Lottery retailers.
You have a better chance of hitting the jackpot if you let the computer pick your numbers, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association, which operates the Powerball game and reports that about 75 percent of winning tickets have numbers chosen by a computer.
Can Foreigners Win Powerball?
- Yes, foreign citizens can legally win Powerball.
- The tax for a non-US citizen is a flat 30% of the winnings.
- Additional tax treaties may also apply depending on your citizenship.
The Mega Millions lottery reaches $206 million, the draw will be on February 19, 2019. The most fortunate player of Powerball lottery will have a chance to receive $282 million in the next drawing on Wednesday, February 20, 2019. Grap your luck!
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