POWERBALL made changes to starting jackpot amount and minimum jackpot roll increases.
Drawings are held Wednesday and Saturday, at 10:59pm. Pools close at 10:00pm. Winning numbers are available here after the drawings, and the drawings can be viewed on the official Powerball website.
With Power Play, all winning wagers with a Power Play purchase that match 5 numbers without the red Powerball receive $2 million.
A Power Play purchase increases all non-jackpot prizes by 2x, 3x, 4x, 5x or 10x. See the grid below for more information. The 10X Power Play multiplier is available on all advertised jackpots of $150 million and below.
* Regardless of the Power Play number selected.
It costs $2 per wager. You can add the Power Play feature for an additional $1 per wager to increase the winning prize amount.
No. The tickets print the white ball numbers (the first five numbers) in numerical order. You can match the first five white ball numbers drawn in any order. The red Powerball number on your ticket (the last number, often behind a "PB") must match the red Powerball number drawn.
The starting jackpot and minimum jackpot rolls will be determined based on sales. All jackpots will be announced prior to the drawings.
Drawings take place on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
The drawing is held at 10:59 p.m. Eastern Time in Orlando, Florida.
Winning numbers information is available from retailers, the Ohio Lottery toll free winning numbers hotline at 1-800-589-6446, from the Powerball links on this site, or www.powerball.com.
Yes. You must claim your prize within 180 days of the drawing date.
Visit www.powerball.com to get complete details about participating states, winner stories, winning numbers and more!