The Powerball drawn on Feb.6, estimated a jackpot of $30 million and a cash option of $22.4 million. So grab your tickets to see if you are the big winner.
The winning lottery numbers are 01-16-48-49-65.
However, if there is no jackpot winner, then the top prize will increase for the next drawing.
The drawings to Powerball are held every Wednesday and Saturday.
In other lottery news, the latest Mega Millions draw saw no winners in the $54 million jackpot. This means that the jackpot prize has climbed.
On Tuesday, Feb 09 the prize will be worth $68 million with a cash option of $49.6 million.
The jackpot-winning numbers for the latest Mega Millions draw were 14-17-28-29-44.
Besides no lucky winner, no one matched all the 5 white numbers to win the $1 million lottery.
Every Tuesday and Friday in every week, Mega Millions drawings are the biggest events. From a set of balls number 1 through seventy, five balls are drawn. While the Mega ball is held from an arrangement of balls numbered from 1 through twenty five. The probability of winning the jackpot is 1 in 302 million.
Mega Millions tickets cost $2 each. It is played in forty-four states, as well as the District of Columbia and the Virgin Islands.
However, Michigan saw some non-jackpot winners. The largest prize won in the state was worth $2,000. Two tickets won $2,000 in the drawing.
Out of 271,124 tickets were sold which won at least $4, 10,455 tickets were in Michigan.
To get the latest news on Michigan Lottery, visit the official website of Michigan Lottery, http://michiganlottery.com/. The site also offers info on raffles, instant tickets, and other lottery games.
The last lottery player to win a jackpot in Powerball jackpot pr Mega Millions in Michigan was Cristy Davis from Waterford. He won a whooping sum of $70m playing Powerball. With the winnings, she planned to buy a new house and a car.
While some winners are lucky like her, who win and claim their prize, there are others who don’t even check their tickets. It is always wise to check your ticket even if you feel you can’t be lucky enough to make money through the lottery.
A winning ticket worth $1 million in Hartland went unclaimed because the winner didn’t come forward. The winning ticket was purchased at the Speedway in Hartland. Nevertheless, the money was used for a good cause as it went to the state’s School Aid Fund.
Those looking to win huge lottery prizes can take Richard Lustig’s expert advice. Lustig’s won more than $1 million by claiming top jackpot prizes in smaller games. He also authored the book titled Learn How to Increase Your Chances of Winning.