Extra Than $1 Billion Is Up for Grabs in Tonight’s Powerball Jackpot

PowerballA Michigan Lottery participant may grow to be a billionaire in the event that they win tonight’s $1.09 billion Powerball jackpot! The money possibility for the jackpot is $527.3 million.

If a participant wins tonight’s jackpot, it might be the fourth largest Powerball jackpot ever received and the ninth largest jackpot in U.S. lottery historical past.

“The rising Powerball jackpot helps drive ticket gross sales, and that’s nice information for public faculties in Michigan,” stated Lottery Commissioner, Suzanna Shkreli. “Final 12 months, the Lottery contributed greater than $1.3 billion to the Faculty Support Fund, and we’re on observe to contribute greater than $1 billion to Michigan faculties once more this 12 months for the sixth consecutive 12 months.”

The Powerball jackpot was final received Jan. 1 when one ticket bought in Michigan received the $842.2 million jackpot. The profitable ticket was bought on the Meals Citadel of Grand Blanc, situated at 3035 East Grand Blanc Highway in Grand Blanc.

The massive jackpot has but to be claimed. The fortunate winner ought to contact the Lottery’s Participant Relations Division at 844-917-6325 to arrange an appointment to say their prize. Powerball tickets are legitimate for one 12 months from the drawing date.

Tonight’s drawing would be the fortieth drawing within the jackpot run. Powerball’s longest stretch with no jackpot winner is 41 consecutive drawings, which has occurred twice earlier than. These jackpot runs resulted in jackpots of:

  • $2.04 billion jackpot, received on Nov. 7, 2022
  • $699.8 million jackpot, received on Oct. 4, 2021

For the reason that Powerball jackpot run started Jan. 3, Michigan Lottery gamers have received greater than $8.1 million in prizes, together with three $1 million prizes.

Lottery retailers all through the state are promoting Powerball tickets till 9:45 p.m. tonight. Tickets additionally could also be bought on-line at MichiganLottery.com.

Powerball performs could also be bought for $2 every at Lottery retailers throughout the state and on-line at MichiganLottery.com. A “Energy Play” possibility that multiplies non-jackpot prizes by as much as 10 instances to a most of $2 million could also be added to any Powerball play for under $1. For a further $1 per play, Double Play could also be added to a Powerball ticket, giving gamers a second probability to win as much as $10 million within the nightly Double Play drawing.

The Powerball drawing takes place at 10:59 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday and could also be watched dwell on-line at: http://www.powerball.com. Powerball tickets are bought in 45 states, Washington D.C., U.S. Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.

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