The Powerball jackpot for Monday’s lottery drawing jumped to an estimated $88.2 million with a cash option of $45.2 million, according to the official Powerball website.
Here are the Powerball winning numbers for Monday, February 20, 2023
|Draw Date||Winning Numbers||Powerball||Power Play||Estimated Jackpot|
Powerball Double Play Winning Numbers
|Draw Date||Double Play Results||Powerball||Estimated Jackpot|
The Double Play feature gives players in select areas of the United States another chance to match their Powerball numbers in a separate drawing. The Double Play drawing is held after the regular drawing and has a top cash prize of $10 million.
Did anyone win the powerball? – 02/20/23
On Tuesday, February 21st, there was no Powerball jackpot winner. Therefore, the Powerball jackpot will be worth $100 million, and its cash value will be $51.3 million on Wednesday, February 22nd. Besides that we saw 310,725 total tickets win prizes ranging from $4 to $1 million!
Although there wasn’t a grand prize winner, one player from North Carolina matched five of the white numbers to win $1 million. That player did not take advantage of the Power Play option, so they received $1 million instead of $2 million.
Powerball drawings are held three times a week, every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. ET. The Powerball is played in 45 states, and in Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. You do not have to be a U.S. citizen or U.S. resident to play the Powerball lottery. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26). Tickets cost $2 per play.
The Double Play add-on feature is available for purchase in 13 lottery jurisdictions: Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Washington DC.
Powerball Prize Payouts and Total Number of Winners – Monday, February 20, 2023
|4/5 + Powerball||6||$50,000||$300,000|
|3/5 + Powerball||426||$100||$42,600|
|2/5 + Powerball||8,379||$7||$58,653|
|1/5 + Powerball||62,470||$4||$249,880|
|0/5 + Powerball||143,600||$4||$574,400|
Power Play Prize Payouts and Total Number of Winners – Monday, February 20, 2023
|4/5 + Powerball||3||$150,000||$450,000|
|3/5 + Powerball||176||$300||$52,800|
|2/5 + Powerball||3,084||$21||$64,764|
|1/5 + Powerball||23,430||$12||$281,160|
|0/5 + Powerball||53,492||$12||$641,904|
What are the odds of winning?
There is a one in 292,201,338 chance of hitting the Powerball jackpot. For comparison, the odds of being struck by lightning are 1 in 960,000 and those of dying from a dog related incident are 1 in 150,500. If that’s not enough odds for you, this American lottery has higher chances than ever before. The probability of winning at least $1 million is approximately 1 in 11,688,053 and the likelihood of scoring third prize awards amount of $50,000 is around 913,129 to 1.
How to play Powerball
- Select five random numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26.
- Place wagers by asking for a quick pick or by using the powerball play slip. Play slips are available at local lottery retailers.
- Choose the number of times you’d like to play. Each ticket costs $2 per lottery game draw. Powerball can be played up to twelve times (four weeks in advance).
- Select the Power Play® feature (an additional $1 per play per draw) for a chance to multiply winnings.
- Check your lottery ticket for errors before you hand it over to the retailer. Lottery tickets are non-refundable.
- Receive, sign and protect a ticket. A ticket is needed to claim a prize. Playslips may not be valid for prizes.