Powerball Numbers, Results for Wednesday (5/08/19) Drawing: Did The $215 Million Jackpot Happen Tonight?

The Powerball drawing for May 8, 2019, was for a $215 million jacket, with an estimated cash value of $133 million, was drawn. Here are the unofficial results from the game's website.

This page can be bookmarked and refreshed to see if you hold the winning numbers. Tonight's 05/08/19 jackpot is estimated at $215 million, with a cash option of $133 million.

Winning numbers from 5/08/19 were: 01-45-53-64-66

Powerball: 03

Power Play: 3

There was no overall jackpot winner on 05/08/19 and the Powerball jackpot now increases to $235 million for tonight's drawing. The odds of hitting the grand prize jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338—according to Powerball's website.

Powerball is a multi-state lottery and one of America's two biggest lottery jackpot games. Jackpots start at $40 million, and other prizes pay from $1 million to $2 million or more with a Megaplier. Tickets are $2.

Wednesday night we will post the Powerball 05/08/19 drawing payouts and tell if there was a winner and where that winner came from, if so.

There are nine ways to win money during the Powerball. Just getting the powerball with no other numbers pays out $4, and even more if the power play is bought for an extra dollar. The same payout goes for one ball plus the powerball, and $7 is the payout for two correct numbers with the powerball, or three correct numbers and no powerball.

If all five numbers are chosen but the powerball is not correct, then the payout is $1 million, with an even higher payout if the power play is chosen.

Here are the all-time top Powerball jackpot prizes

1. $1.586 billion (01/13/2016)

Winning tickets sold in California, Florida and Tennessee

2. $768.4 million (03/27/2019)

Single ticket sold in Wisconsin

3. $758.7 million (08/23/2017)

Single ticket sold in Massachusetts

4. $687.8 million (10/27/2018)

Two winning tickets were drawn, one sold in Iowa and one sold in New York.

5. $590.5 million (05/18/2013)

Single ticket sold in Florida

6. $587.5 million (11/28/2012)

Two winning tickets were drawn, one sold in Missouri and one sold in Arizona.

7. $564.1 million (02/11/2015)

Winning tickets sold in Texas, North Carolina and Puerto Rico

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