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Powerball Winning Numbers For 12/19/2020 Drawing: $304M Jackpot

Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $304 million lottery jackpot drawing on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2020.

    Deb Belt , Patch Staff

The Powerball lottery jackpot has grown to a massive $304 million for the player who has the winning ticket on Saturday, Dec. 19. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $236 million, which would definitely make for a merry Christmas.

The winning Powerball numbers are drawn every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. Eastern time, with Powerball results usually posted within 5 minutes.

Ticket sales end at least one hour before the drawing in most states, 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 Saturday, Dec. 19, are: 27, 32, 34, 43, 52 and the Powerball of 13.

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 12/18/2019 Drawing: $160M Jackpot

Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019.

    Deb Belt , Patch Staff

The Powerball jackpot has reached $160 million for the player who’s purchased the winning ticket on Wednesday, Dec. 18. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $108.7 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, Dec. 18, are: 14, 18, 26, 39, 68 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.

A player in South Carolina claimed the $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot on Oct. 23, 2018, game officials said; the winner chose not to be identified.

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 the officials with the lottery. About 75 percent of winning tickets over the years had numbers picked by a computer.

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