Powerball lottery: Did you win Wednesday’s $454 million Powerball draw? Winning numbers, live results (04/27/2022)
the power ball Wednesday’s lottery draw jackpot jumped to around $454 million, with a cash option worth $271.9 million.
The winning numbers were: 11, 36, 61, 62 and 68. The Power Ball drawn was 4 with a Power Play of 2X.
If anyone hits the jackpot on Wednesday, it would be at least the 22nd biggest in US lottery history, although the prize could climb higher depending on ticket sales leading up to the draw.
On Monday, two $1 million second prize tickets were purchased – one in North Carolina purchased with the Power Play option worth $2 million and one in Texas worth $1 million. dollars. Each matched five numbers but not the Powerball.
In New Jersey, three $50,000 tickets were sold. Third prize tickets were purchased at the following locations:
- 7-Eleven on Lemoine Avenue in Fort Lee
- ShopRite on Blackwood-Clementon Road in Clementon
- Quick Foods on Old Stage Road in East Brunswick
Monday’s winning numbers were: 12, 18, 20, 39 and 61. The Power Ball drawn was ten with a Power Play of 2X.
Also, no one touched the $10 million secondary draw that followed the main draw on Saturday. The winning numbers were 14, 23, 29, 38 and 43. The Double Play Power Ball drawn was 20.
The odds of hitting the Powerball jackpot are 292,201,388 to 1. A player who buys a $2 ticket has approximately a 1 in 11,688,053 chance of matching five numbers and winning at least $1 million, while that the odds are 913,129 to 1 of winning the third prize of at least $50,000.
Powerball is played Monday, Wednesday and Saturday in 45 states, as well as Washington DC, the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
New Jersey Lottery Lawrence’s offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. should players prefer to file claims and validate winning tickets in person. Claims can be deposited in a secure drop box at the lottery headquarters. This option applies to prizes with a value greater than $599.50.
If the player wins a prize of $25,000 or more (or feels more comfortable submitting claims in person), appointments can still be made to meet with lottery representatives in person by calling 1-800-222-0996.
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