The Powerball jackpot is one of the most chased and favored lottery in the whole world. Lottery players are immensely attracted to the Powerball lotto play as it gives out huge payouts. It is also very user friendly to play though tough to win. The Powerball jackpot results are drawn twice a week, every Wednesday & Saturday. This Saturday on 16th Jan, 2021, the jackpot prize was worth $640 millions.
Jan 20th 2021, Wednesday, the jackpot is assumed to roll up to $730 millions with a cash option of $546millions.
Powerball Jackpot Winning Numbers 16th Jan, 2021-14, 20, 39, 65, 67
Red Powerball Power number- 02 & Powerplay number- 03
Powerball Jackpot Prize Value- $640 millions, Cash Option- $478.7 millions
More than a handful of people won $1 millions as the prize but missed the jackpot prize. 16 players matched the 5 main numbers claiming the million dollar prize.
Powerball Lottery 16th January Winnings Numbers
- Those winning tickets were sold in California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Missouri, New Hampshire, Mexico, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and West Virginia. From the winning group 2 players were from California and 3 were from Texas.
- Players from New Hampshire & Pennsylvania played the Power play to increase their winnings to $2 millions.
- In Michigan, the winning ticket won $1,50,000 in the drawing which was declared as the largest prize in the state.
- A total of 4,041,267 tickets won $4 in the drawing that night. Particularly in Michigan, 138,457 tickets were sold who won at least $4 in the drawing.
How to play the Powerball lottery?
- The players are supposed to choose 5 white balls from the pool of 1 to 69, one red ball from 1 to 26.
- The jackpot is won when all the white balls and the red balls match the winning ticket.
- The Powerball lottery ticket costs $2 and if the power play is selected then an extra dollar is to be paid.
- The Powerball jackpot gives out many second tier prizes also which are quite productive.