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Powerball Winning Numbers For 12/11/2019 Drawing: $140M Jackpot

Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019.

By Deb Belt , Patch Staff
Dec 11, 2019 11:03 p m ET

The Powerball jackpot climbed to $140 million for the player who’s purchased the winning ticket on Wednesday, Dec. 11. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $95.4 million.

The winning Powerball numbers are drawn every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. Eastern time, with Powerball results usually posted within five minutes.

In most states, ticket sales end at least one hour before the drawing, but a state may halt sales earlier, such as Illinois, which stops sales three hours before the drawing. In Maryland and New Jersey, ticket sales end at 9:59 p.m.; in Virginia, they close at 10 p.m. Check with your state lottery for the cut-off time.

The winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday, Dec. 11, are: 24, 29, 42, 44, 63 and the Powerball of 10.

The largest Powerball jackpot in history was $1.586 billion, which was split by winners in California, Florida and Tennessee in January 2016.

A player in South Carolina claimed the $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot on Oct. 23, 2018, game officials said; the winner chose not to be identified.

To win the Powerball jackpot a player must match all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball number. The odds of picking the correct Powerball grand prize numbers are one in 292,201,338, which doesn’t change even if more players buy tickets when the jackpot is enormous.

You have a better chance of winning the Powerball jackpot if you let the computer select your numbers, according to the officials with the lottery. About 75 percent of winning tickets over the years had numbers picked by a computer.

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Powerball results for 12/30/17; did anyone win the $390M jackpot?

Courtesy of Michigan State Lottery

LANSING, MI – The Powerball jackpot is soaring as the year ends meaning 2018 will get off to a great start for some lucky lottery player. There was no winner of the $390 million jackpot for the drawing held on Saturday, Dec. 30.

That means the drawing on Wednesday, Jan. 3 will be worth at least $440 million with a cash option of $278.3 million.

The Powerball Numbers (white) for Dec. 30: 28-36-41-51-58

The Red Powerball Power Number: 24

The Power Play Number: 2

Powerball winners for Dec. 30:

  • While there was no grand prize winner, four tickets sold matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. Those tickets were sold in Iowa, New Hampshire, New Jersey and Oregon.
  • The player in Oregon also played the Power Play option which increased their winnings to $2 million.
  • Overall, there were 2,182,906 winners in the drawing who won at least $4 each. In Michigan, there were 69,971 winners.
  • In Michigan, nine tickets sold won $200. That was the largest prize won in the state.

Prior to the drawing, the jackpot increased from the estimated $384 million to $390 million.

Powerball is offered in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26). Tickets cost $2 each.

In other Michigan Lottery news:

The next Mega Millions drawing is Tuesday Jan. 2 with an estimated jackpot of $343 million and cash option of $215 million.

Powerball results for 12/30/17; did anyone win the $390M jackpot? Courtesy of Michigan State Lottery LANSING, MI – The Powerball jackpot is soaring as the year ends meaning 2018 will get