Powerball Results for Wednesday October 8
The winning numbers from the US Powerball draw on Wednesday October 8th were 5, 16, 31, 46, 50 and the Powerball was 18.
The Powerball had a jackpot of $70 million up for grabs which will have been won by any player that matched all five regular numbers together with the Powerball. Prizes will have been won by any player that matched the Powerball. Without matching the Powerball players needed to match three regular numbers to win a prize.
Last Saturday’s daw produced a total of 388,370 winning players that shared prizes worth $3,451,842. The winner of the largest prize was a player in Texas that matched the five regular numbers to win $1 million. Players of the Powerball can use the Power Play option for an additional $1 to significantly increase their prizes. For instance had the Texas winner used Power Play then the prize would’ve doubled to $2 million.