Once again, no one managed to win the grand prize worth $153 million in the latest drawing, which means that the funds are going to be transferred over to the next round. It is now estimated to be worth at least $170 million, with a cash option of $103 million.
Here are the latest jackpot-winning numbers: 23, 25, 45, 52, 67. Red Powerball Power number: 2. Power Play number: 2.
As for this round's statistics: even though no one managed to win the Jackpot Powerball grand prize, two players matched all five white-ball numbers, earning them $1 million each. These particular winning tickets were sold in Washington and Connecticut. The player from Washington also picked the Power Play option, increasing the total winnings to $2 million.
There were 632,110 winners in total, with 18,762 from Michigan alone. Two Michigan players managed to win $200, which was the largest prize won in the state.
If you wish to try Jackpot Powerball yourself, the great news is that you can play the game in 44 states, including Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and Washington DC. The players have to select five white-ball numbers (from 1 to 69) and one red-ball number (from 1 to 26). Each ticket costs $2.
Statistically speaking, you should let the computer generate the numbers for you, since 75 percent of the jackpot-winning players chose the same method. Regardless of that, some people like to pick their own, sometimes opting for numbers with some form of emotional significance attached to them (such as birth dates and anniversaries).
The odds of winning the jackpot are one in 292 million.
You can tune in to watch the jackpot drawings live, or you can check the results online later on.