Congrats to all the Powerball winners! Check your tickets now. You may be a lottery winner. The Powerball winning numbers are 8, 28, 30, 53, 56, and the red Powerball number is 16, according to California Lottery officials Saturday, June 29, 2013.
There were hundreds of thousands of Powerball winners that won prizes Saturday night—481,266 to be exact—but unfortunately no one will be taking home last night’s $50 million jackpot check. The good news is the jackpot rolled over and is now worth $60 million!
June 29 Powerball Lottery Winners
Although there were no Powerball jackpot winners in the June 29 drawing, and no $2 million Power Play winners for that matter, there was one (1) Match 5 + 0 winners that scored $1 million. The Louisiana Powerball winner matched five out of six Powerball winning numbers, but not the red Powerball number for second-tier prize of $1 million. Had the winner purchased a Power Play ticket from the Louisiana Lottery for an extra dollar, it would have instantly doubled their prize winnings from $1 million to $2 million!
Additionally, there are were eight (8) Match 4 + 1 winners for $10,000 each in the June 29 drawing. Two (2) 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?
Don’t miss the next Powerball drawing scheduled for July 3, 2013, at 10:59 p.m. EDT. Wednesday’s estimated jackpot is $60 million annuity, or $35.2 million cash value. The 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 June 28, were 8, 15, 35, 46, 52, the Mega Ball number was 38, and the Megaplier was X 4. There were no Mega Millions jackpot winners for this drawing. See the article Mega Millions winning numbers: Florida, California, New Jersey lottery winners 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.
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