February 29, 2024
FILE PHOTO: Powerball tickets are seen at a liquor retailer in Washington, July 19, 2023. REUTERS/Nathan Howard/File Photograph

There have been no tickets bought with all six numbers in Wednesday night’s drawing of the multi-state Powerball lottery, pushing the estimated jackpot for Saturday’s drawing to $248 million.

One ticket with 5 numbers, however lacking the Powerball quantity, was bought in Georgia and is price $1 million, in line with the Multi-State Lottery Affiliation, which conducts the sport.

The numbers drawn Wednesday had been 12, 21, 62, 67, 69 and the Powerball quantity was 17. The jackpot was $229 million.

The drawing was the sixteenth because the final time a ticket with all six numbers was bought.

The percentages of matching all 5 numbers and the Powerball quantity is 1 in 292.2 million, in line with the Multi-State Lottery Affiliation. The general probability of successful a prize is 1 in 24.9.

The Powerball sport is performed in 45 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands.

–Metropolis Information Service