$725 Million Jackpot : Powerball Fever Sweeps the Nation

  • The Powerball jackpot for the upcoming Wednesday drawing is estimated to be $725 million.
  • The winning numbers for Monday night’s drawing were 2, 24, 34, 53, 58, and the Powerball was 13. The Power Play was 2X.
  • No one won the Powerball jackpot on Monday night.
  • If someone had won and chosen the cash option, they would have received over $340 million.
  • To participate in Powerball, players can buy a ticket for $2 and choose five numbers from 1 to 69 for the white balls and one number from 1 to 26 for the red Powerball.
  • The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are approximately 1 in 292.2 million.
  • There are eight other ways to win non-jackpot prizes, ranging from $4 to $1 million.
  • By paying an additional $1 for the Powerplay option, non-jackpot winnings can be increased by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10 times.
  • The 10X Powerplay option is applicable to jackpots worth $150 million or less.
  • The “Double Play” add-on feature offers players another chance to match their numbers after each Powerball drawing and costs $1 per play.
  • The overall odds of winning a Powerball prize (across all tiers) are about 1 in 24.9.

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