$95 Million Powerball Jackpot Up for Grabs
Last Saturday’s winning Powerball numbers were 6, 8, 30, 39, 48 and the red Powerball number is 20. At the time of drawing it was estimated that the jackpot was worth a massive $95 million annuity and the cash option was $61.3 million.
It is not yet known if anyone has won the huge jackpot, and if there was now winner it is likely to grow to at least $120 million by the time the next draw takes place.
Already, at $95 million, this week’s jackpot is one of the largest lottery jackpots anywhere in the world. The largest Powerball jackpot in lottery history was won on November 28th 2012.
The jackpot had grown to a gigantic $587.5 million and was split between Missouri winners Mark and Cindy Hill and a winner from Arizona. In March 2012 the largest Mega Millions jackpot of $656 million was split between three winners from Illinois, Kansas and Maryland.
The next Powerball draw will take place on April 24th at 10:59pm EDT.
In the meantime the last Mega Million draw, on April 19th, resulted in no winners from the numbers 6, 8, 12, 22, 43, the Mega Ball 28 and the Megaplier is X4.