The ticket was bought in Lutz, Florida, which is just north of Tampa.
Die winning numbers
was 06-14-38-39-65-06 with a 3x Power Play
Before Saturday night
, the jackpot was last won on January
30, Volgens CNN affiliate WFLA
Powerball is a lottery game where a player chooses five numbers from a set of 69 white balls and one number from 26 red Powerballs. For an additional cost, players can add Power Play to their ticket, which can multiply non-jackpot prizes.
A person has a
1 in 24.9 chance of winning regardless of the cash prize amount
, according to Powerball’s webwerf
Winners can also choose whether they’d like to collect their prize as an annuity or a lump-sum payment.
Powerball is offered in
45 state, including the District of Columbia
, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands
. The record for largest jackpot in US history was just above
$ 1.5 miljard. In Januarie 2016, this Powerball prize of
$ 1.586 billion was split between three winners
. Second to that
, a South Carolinian anonymously claimed their
$ 1.537 billion prize in October
2018, making them the largest single-winner in the US
The next drawing is March 31, 2021, with an estimated jackpot of $ 20 million and a cash value of $ 13.6 miljoen.