April 15, 2024
FILE PHOTO: Powerball tickets are seen at a liquor retailer in Washington, July 19, 2023. REUTERS/Nathan Howard/File Picture

There have been no tickets bought with all six numbers within the newest drawing of the multi-state Powerball lottery, pushing the estimated jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing to $865 million, the Tenth-largest U.S. lottery jackpot.

One ticket every with 5 numbers, however lacking the Powerball quantity, was bought in Florida and New York. They’re every value $1 million, in response to the Multi-State Lottery Affiliation, which conducts the sport.

The numbers drawn Monday have been 7, 11, 19, 53, 68 and the Powerball quantity was 23. The estimated jackpot was $813 million, the Eleventh-largest U.S. lottery jackpot.

The drawing was the thirty sixth since Jan. 1, the final time a ticket with all six numbers was bought.

The chances of matching all 5 numbers and the Powerball quantity is 1 in 292.2 million, in response to the Multi-State Lottery Affiliation. The general probability of profitable a prize is 1 in 24.9.

The jackpot for Wednesday’s drawing is the fifth-largest within the historical past of the Powerball sport which started in 1992. There have been 5 bigger jackpots for the Mega Tens of millions sport, which started in 1996 as The Huge Sport and was given the brand new title Mega Tens of millions in 2002.

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

–Metropolis Information Service