About Powerball

Powerball

The Multi-State Lottery Association (MUSL) is the association behind this lottery. The Powerball lottery is one of the largest multi-state lotteries in the United States, being played in 43 states and is Americas favorite lottery. On January 13, 2016, Powerball produced the largest lottery jackpot in history, with the $1,586,000,000 jackpot being split between 3 tickets. Previous to this jackpot was in May, 2013 with a jackpot of $590,500,000. The Powerball game evolved from Lotto*American, and the first draw was on April 22, 1992.

To play, one chooses 6 numbers (5 main numbers, and 1 Powerball number). The draws are held on Wednesday and Saturday.


Summary for Powerball

Number of Draws:

2780

Official Website:

First Draw:

Wednesday, April 22, 1992

Country:

US

Draw Days:

Wednesday|Saturday

Draw Format:

5 Main Numbers, 1 Powerball Number

Play Format:

Play 5 Main Numbers, 1 Powerball Number

Main Number Choices:

69

Powerball Number Choices:

26

Odds of Winning Powerball

MatchMAIN DRAW PrizeOdds/$2 Play
5 of 5 plus PowerballWin or share Grand Prize1 in 292,201,338.00
5 of 5$1,000,0001 in 11,688,053.52
4 of 5 plus Powerball$50,0001 in 913,129.18
4 of 5$1001 in 36,525.17
3 of 5 plus Powerball$1001 in 14,494.11
3 of 5$71 in 579.76
2 of 5 plus Powerball$71 in 701.33
1 of 5 plus Powerball$41 in 91.98
Powerball$41 in 38.32

Odds of winning any prize are 1 in 24.87


Recent Draws for Powerball

Saturday, December 8, 2018
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Wednesday, December 5, 2018
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Saturday, December 1, 2018
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Wednesday, November 28, 2018
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Saturday, November 24, 2018
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Powerball Frequency Chart

(From: Wednesday, April 22, 1992)