DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The most important lottery prize in months grew bigger after no ticket matched all 5 numbers and the Powerball drawn on Saturday night time.
The estimated jackpot for the subsequent drawing on Monday is $670 million.
Saturday night time’s numbers had been 28, 38, 42, 47 and 52. The Powerball was 1.
The Powerball jackpot has slowly climbed because of 40 consecutive drawings and not using a grand prize winner, a report streak for the sport relationship again to June 5. There hasn’t been a much bigger Powerball jackpot since a $731.1 million prize was gained on Jan. 20. Saturday’s grand prize of $635 million would have been the 10th largest U.S. lottery jackpot ever gained.
Since Aug. 23, Powerball drawings have been held 3 times every week to extend curiosity and develop prizes extra rapidly. Drawings are held every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. EDT.
One factor that hasn’t modified, although, are the long odds of winning the jackpot — one in 292.2 million.
The estimated jackpot quantity refers to winners who choose to be paid via an annuity over 29 years. Most winners want the money choice, which for Monday’s drawing can be an estimated $474.8 million earlier than taxes.
Powerball is performed in 45 states plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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