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Powerball winning numbers for Saturday, April 4

Is today your lucky day?

Here are the Powerball winning numbers for April 4, 2020.

8 – 31 – 39 – 40 – 43 and Powerball 4

Powerplay was 3x

The jackpot was an estimated $180 million with a cash option of $144.8 million, according to the Powerball website.

There was no overall winner so the jackpot will rise to $190 million with a cash option $156 million for next Wednesday’s drawing. Two tickets matched all five white balls to take home million dollar prizes. One ticket in Arizona won $1 million, while the other in North Carolina had the Powerplay to win $2 million.

It was announced last week that the Powerball will no longer have guaranteed starting jackpots or minimum increases between drawings. The change was announced due to declining sales during the coronavirus pandemic.

Meanwhile, the Mega Millions jackpot is at $127 million with a cash option of $103 million, according to the Mega Millions jackpot.

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 $180 million with a cash option of $144.8 million.

Powerball Winning Numbers For 5/20/2020 Drawing: $95M Jackpot

Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $95 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.

By Deb Belt , Patch Staff
May 20, 2020 6:44 p m ET | Updated May 20, 2020 11:03 p m ET

The Powerball lottery jackpot has reached $95 million for the player who has the winning ticket on Wednesday, May 20. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $76.7 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, May 20, are: 18, 34, 40, 42, 50 and the Powerball of 09.

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 5/20/2020 Drawing: $95M Jackpot – Annapolis, MD – Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $95 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, May 20, 2020.