The winning numbers for the $687.8 million prize are 8-12-13-19-27 and a Powerball of 4. On Wednesday night, when it was at $620 million, the Powerball jackpot looked sort of puny given all the attention lavished on the $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot won in SC on Tuesday.
The largest Powerball jackpot was $1.586 billion and it was split three ways in January 2016.
According to the release, Heft purchased his $1 million ticket at Pick 'n Save in Madison and matched five numbers, but not the Powerball. Those tickets were sold in Arizona, Florida, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, Oregon and Wisconsin.
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A woman sells a Powerball ticket in SC.
However, none of those players also played the Power Play option which would have increased their winnings to $2 million. A victor who opted for cash would get $428.6 million. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Deadline is 7:08 p.m.
A man holds a Powerball lottery ticket in Kingman, Ariz.