The Wednesday night Powerball was the fourth-largest jackpot in the game's history. Did you get lucky?
There were 11 players nationwide who nearly won $865 million, but just missed by one number. The jackpot now is close to $1 billion.
Tuesday night's jackpot was the second-largest in Mega Millions history, and it had a cash option worth $638.8 million.
Mega Millions is up to $850 million and Powerball is at $730 million. If you combined them, it still wouldn't be the top jackpot of all time.
There were no overall winners, meaning the value of the jackpot for the next draw has now increased to $730 million.
13 players got the first five numbers, but just missed on the red Powerball. They all came from 13 different states. The next drawing is Wednesday.
Saturday's 01/16/21 Powerball jackpot has a cash option worth $478.7 million. It's the fifth-largest jackpot in Powerball history.
Eight different players came oh, so close. But the jackpot now increases even higher in Mega Millions history!
Friday night's 01/15/21 jackpot was worth $750 million, with a cash-value option of $550.6 million. It's the second-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history.
The grand prize offering was the eighth-largest jackpot in the game's history.
The Powerball jackpot now moves into the top five all-time in the game's history. Seven players from coast to coast just missed out on half a billion dollars.
Wednesday night's 01/13/21 Powerball had a cash option of $411.4 million. If won, it would be the 8th-largest Powerball jackpot prize in the game's history.
The Powerball draw on Wednesday and the Mega Millions draw on Friday are offering record-high jackpot prizes.
The Mega Millions jackpot for 01/15/21 is estimated at $750 million, which is already the second-highest jackpot in the game's history.
Tuesday night's 01/12/21 jackpot was worth $625 million, with a cash-value option of $458.8 million. It's the fourth-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history.
The winning numbers in Saturday night's drawing of the Powerball were 14, 26, 38, 45 and 46. The Powerball was 13 and the Power Play was X2.
Want to be mega rich? The Powerball jackpot for 01/09/21 is estimated to be $470 million, with a cash option worth $362.7 million.
The winning numbers were 3, 6, 16, 18 and 58, with the Mega Ball 11 and the Megaplier 2x, according to the Mega Millions website.
The new jackpot is already the fourth-highest in Mega Millions history, and it could be the second-highest by the time of Tuesday night's drawing.
Friday night's 01/08/21 jackpot was worth $520 million, with a cash-value option of $383.4 million. It's the 8th-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history for just one more drawing.
If you stack $100 bills until it reached just half a billion, it would reach the top of One World Trade Center. But you have a better chance of being struck by lightning 250 times before winning it.
Two lucky players matched the five white balls without the Power Play option, each earning $1 million.
Wednesday night's 01/06/21 Powerball jackpot was estimated at $410 million, with a cash option of $316.4 million.
Four lucky players won the second prize of $1 million—with one doubling their winnings to $2 million.
Tuesday night's 01/05/21 jackpot was worth $447 million, with a cash-value option of $339.6 million. It's the 8th-largest jackpot in Mega Millions history.
The winning numbers in Saturday night's drawing of the Powerball were 3, 4, 11, 41 and 67. The Powerball was 5 and the Power Play was X2.
Saturday night's 01/02/21 Powerball jackpot was estimated at $384 million, with a cash option of $295.4 million.
The winning numbers were 8, 24, 53, 68 and 69, with the Mega Ball 7 and the Megaplier 5x, according to the Mega Millions website.
Feeling lucky in the new year? Friday night's 01/01/21 jackpot was worth $401 million, with a cash-value option of $305.4 million.
Twelve players matched four white balls and the Powerball, each winning $50,000, while two of them purchased the Power Play option, which earned them each $100,000.