Powerball Numbers for 10/27/18: Live Results for $750 Million Jackpot Tonight
There’s a big Powerball jackpot on the line tonight, with $750 million waiting for a winner (the estimated cash payout is $428.6 million), the fourth largest in U.S. histroy and the second astronomical jackpot this week.
The drawing will take place at 11 p.m. EST and tickets can be purchased until 10:45 p.m. EST on Saturday night (tonight).
For those feeling lucky, we will have the live results from Saturday night’s Powerball numbers for 10/27/18 listed results below:
Power Play: 3
The Powerball jackpot for Saturday evening (tonight) increased after another drawing earlier this week with no overall winner. Tickets cost $2. The last big Powerball payout was $245 million, won on August 11, 2018.
The Powerball lottery jackpot is one of America’s two big multi-state games and is held in 44 states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, with drawings held at 10:59 p.m. ET on Wednesday and Saturday nights.
The largest Powerball jackpots ever are as follows:
$1.586 billion on Jan. 13, 2016
$758.7 million on Aug. 23, 2017
$590.5 million on May 18, 2013
$587.5 million on Nov. 28, 2012
$564.1 million on Feb. 11, 2015
$559.7 million on Jan. 6, 2018
$487.0 million on July 30, 2016
$456 million on March 17, 2018
$448.4 million on Aug. 7, 2013
$447.8 million on June 10, 2017
$435.3 million on Feb. 22, 2017
Meanwhile, America’s other big lottery game, Mega Millions, finally had a reported winner from the state of South Carolina. The ticket was reportedly purchased at KC Mart, a local convenience store near Simpsonville, South Carolina, which will receive $50,000 for selling the ticket, according to CNN.
Here are the results from Friday’s Mega Millions drawing:
Tuesday night’s winning numbers (10/23/18): 5-28-62-65-70
Here’s how you can watch the Powerball jackpot for Friday, October 27, 2018, which is projected at $750 million (cash option $428.6 million).