The US PowerBall is the most popular multi-state lottery game in America creating 500 new millionaires each year! No wonder players can't wait to buy PowerBall tickets!
Jackpots start at 40 million dollars and increase with every rollover, there is no cap on PowerBall rollovers, allowing the jackpots to reach gigantic amounts. They are frequently seen over 100 million USD and often climb to 300 million.
The PowerPlay option is used to multiply the second tier prize and can mean walking away with a 2 million dollar prize!.
The PowerBall Lotto is a 5 out of 69 plus 1 from 26 lotto game. In order to win the jackpot, you must match all five numbers plus the PowerBall on your lottery ticket with the numbers drawn in the game.
PowerBall offers the PowerPlay option which can multiply any winnings except the top jackpot prize by the number of the ball (between 2 and 5), meaning you could still win 2 million dollars even if you dont win the jackpot!.
PowerPlay is available with certain lottery agents (see below for details).
There are nine prize tiers, and you only have to match the PowerBall to win a prize.
The US PowerBall is played every Wednesday and Saturday.
Your overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.
You can win a prize just by matching the PowerBall!
|5 Balls + Power Ball||1 in 292,201,338|
|5 Balls||1 in 11,688,053|
|4 Balls + Power Ball||1 in 913,129|
|4 Balls||1 in 36,525|
|3 Balls + Power Ball||1 in 14,494|
|3 Balls||1 in 579|
|2 Balls + Power Ball||1 in 701|
|1 Ball||1 in 92|
|Power Ball||1 in 38|
The PowerBall PowerPlay is available in all states and also online from one ticket vendor only - theLotter.com.