Congrats to all the Powerball winners! Check your tickets now, you could be one of the Powerball lottery winners. The Powerball winning numbers for Oct. 9, 2013, are 3, 9, 19, 33, 38, and the red Powerball number is 18, reported Penn Live News on Thursday, Oct. 10.
The final Powerball results for Oct. 9 shows there are hundreds of thousands of Powerball winners—636,658 to be exact for $11,575,804 in total prize money—but unfortunately no one will be taking home last night's $108 million jackpot check. The good news is the jackpot rolled over and is now worth an amazing $133 million.
Congratulations to the Oct. 9 Powerball Lottery Winners!
Although there were no Powerball jackpot winners in the Wednesday, Oct. 9 drawing, there were seven (7) Match 5 + 0 winners. The lucky Powerball winners who purchased their winning tickets from the Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Minnesota, North Carolina, Oklahoma and Virginia will receive $1 million each. The Powerball lottery winners matched five out of six white Powerball winning numbers, missing only the red Powerball number for second-tier prize. Had the Powerball winners spent an extra dollar on the Power Play option, they may have seen their prize winnings doubled to $2 million instead.
Additionally, there were forty-nine (49) Match 4 + 1 winners for $10,000 each in the Oct. 9 drawing. Three (3) of those Powerball winners bought Power Play options for an extra dollar and will have their prizes instantly increased to $40,000 each. The Powerball winners matched four out of five Powerball winning numbers, AND the red Powerball number for the third-tier prize.
The largest Powerball jackpot in lottery history was $590.5 million annuity (cash option of $370.8 million). It was won by one Florida lottery winner on May 18, 2013. Read the article Florida Powerball lottery winner Gloria MacKenzie claims massive $590M jackpot for more details.
When is the Next Powerball Drawing?
According to Florida Lottery officials, the next Powerball drawing is scheduled for Oct. 12, 2013, at 10:59 p.m. EDT. Saturday's estimated jackpot is $133 million annuity, or $76 million cash value. Powerball winning numbers are drawn live Wednesday and Saturday evenings at 10:59 p.m. EDT in Florida. The Powerball game is played in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Tickets cost $2 each.
Latest Mega Millions Results
The most recent Mega Millions winning numbers for October 8, 2013, were 6, 15, 19, 23, 40, the Mega Ball number was 5, and the Megaplier was X 3. There were no Mega Millions jackpot winners for this drawing. Read the article Mega Millions winning numbers $14M Oct. 8: Jackpot winner will be filthy rich for more information.
Disclaimer: Every effort is made to ensure the Powerball winning numbers are correct, however mistakes can happen. Please be sure to check the powerball.com website for total accuracy.
Sources: Powerball.com; California Lottery; Florida Lottery
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