The Powerball jackpot was last won by three different people in two different states on August 7. There were two lucky winners in New Jersey and one very lucky winner in Minnesota who split the $448.4 million prize.
One or more lucky players may have the privilege of winning tonight’s $400 million prize! The past two years have awarded winners with record setting jackpots in the multi-state games! The largest world jackpot, $656 million, was won in the March 30, 2012 Mega Millions drawing. The biggest Powerball jackpot so far is a $590.5 million prize won by Gloria Mackenzie of Florida on May 18, 2013.
Powerball drawings are Wednesdays and Saturdays at 10:59 p.m. Tickets are $2 each and must be purchased by 9:45 p.m. to be eligible for that day’s drawing.