Last weekend, the estimated jackpot for Powerball was at $224. This Wednesday, the jackpot has significantly jumped to a whopping $242 million jackpot because no one won in the previous drawing.
The winning combination for the Feb. 9 draw is shown below:
- The White Powerball Numbers were 1-2-3-7-39.
- The Red Powerball Number was 25.
- The Power Play Number was 3x.
There was no grand prize winner last Saturday. However, four players matched all white numbers, so they each won $1 million. The four lucky tickets were sold in Florida, Illinois, Iowa and Texas. Only the ticket holder in Iowa played the Power Play option, so he gets to bring home an extra $1 million.
Three tickets sold in Michigan won $50,000 each. That’s the largest prize ever handed in the state. Meanwhile, a total of 754,776 tickets sold in the previous draw won at least $4.
For this Wednesday’s draw the jackpot is $242 million whole the cash value is $148.1 million. Find out if you won the jackpot prize.
The Powerball Winning Numbers for the Feb. 13 draw are as follows:
- The White Powerball Numbers are 2-8-14-24-69.
- The Red Powerball Number is 26.
- The Power Play Number is 2x.
Powerball is available in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Each ticket costs $2 and players get to choose five white numbers from 1 to 69 and one red ball from 1 to 26. For an additional $1 per play, the Power Play feature multiplies non-jackpot prizes by 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10 times.