Powerball Jackpot Up To $140 MillionBy: Chris Crum - April 26, 2013
The Powerball jackpot is currently at $140 million, as nobody won the jackpot prize on Wednesday. The estimated cash value is $91.3 million.
Wednesday’s winning numbers were: 9,19,31,56,59, Powerball: 2.
There were no winners for the $2 million Match 5 Power Play prize. The $1 million Match 5 prize saw winners in California, Connecticut and Florida.
There were a total of 664,631 winners in Wednesday’s drawing. $9,279,075 worth of non-jackpot prizes were won.
Odds of winning the jackpot, according to the Multi-State Lottery Association, are 1 in 175,223,510.
The next drawing is on Saturday.
As usual, people are talking about the drawing on Twitter:
Gotta go get some more scratch offs and play the power ball
— Jay (@_javai) April 26, 2013
One should begin each day with a positive thought, for it can enrich your life…Powerball, Powerball, get me out of this goddamned place!
— Vseslav Botkin (@VseslavBotkin) April 26, 2013
— Scott (@ScottDMe) April 26, 2013
I bought a the winner power ball ticket…Now don’t wait til they announce it .. You better jump on the wagon now…
— LeRoy Stanfield Jr. (@72LeRoy) April 26, 2013
If I’d hit the powerball, I’d quit school the following day
— Nicky Flash (@GumpWV) April 26, 2013
would it be such a crime if i won powerball?
— Luke Vrabel(@bdbeatslayer) April 26, 2013
Gods! Tis a wonderful time to be alive. even if you do not win any powerball lottos.
— Sake Man (@lord_jagganath) April 26, 2013