Powerball winning numbers for Wednesday, March 25
Is today your lucky day?
Here are the Powerball winning numbers for March 25, 2020.
5 – 9 – 27 – 39 – 42 and Powerball 16
Powerplay was 2x
The jackpot was an estimated $150 million with a cash option of $114.8 million, according to the Powerball website.
There was no overall winner so the jackpot will rise to $160 million with a cash option of $122.4 million for Saturday night’s drawing. Four tickets matched all five white balls, two in Colorado won $1 million each and two tickets in Georgia and Oregon had the Powerplay to take home $2 million.
There is a big change coming to the Powerball because of the coronavirus shutdown that has impact most of the country.
It was announced Wednesday that the new starting point for jackpots will be $20 million, down from $40 million, and the minimum increase between drawings will be $2 million, instead of $10 million. The changes take effect after the current jackpot is won.
Meanwhile, the Mega Millions jackpot rose to $107 million with a jackpot of $83.9, according to the Mega Millions website.
Until recently, lottery winners in New Jersey were required to be identified, but now winners will be able to stay anonymous under a new law that was signed by Gov. Phil Murphy.
The jackpot was an estimated $150 million with a cash option of $114.8 million.
Powerball Winning Numbers For 3/4/2020 Drawing: $90M Jackpot
Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $90 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.
By Deb Belt , Patch Staff
Mar 4, 2020 6:50 p m ET | Updated Mar 4, 2020 11:02 p m ET
The Powerball jackpot has reached $90 million for the player who has the winning ticket on Wednesday, March 4. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $67.9 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, March 4, are: 18, 43, 58, 60, 68 and the Powerball of 14.
The largest Powerball jackpot in history was $1.586 billion, which was split by winners in California, Florida and Tennessee in January 2016.
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 lottery officials. About 75 percent of winning tickets over the years had numbers picked by a computer.
Powerball tickets cost $2 each. Find locations where you can buy your Powerball tickets here.
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Powerball Winning Numbers For 3/4/2020 Drawing: $90M Jackpot – Annapolis, MD – Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $90 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.