TALLAHASSEE, Florida -- No one won the POWERBALL jackpot on Wednesday, January 6, 2016, so the estimate for the next drawing's jackpot rose to a record-setting $675 million ($413.1 million cash value) which is the biggest lottery jackpot in U.S. history.
POWERBALL Winning Numbers
The winning POWERBALL number results for Wednesday, January 6, 2016 are:
02-11-47-62-63 PB: 17 X3
There was only one power play winner in New Mexico who matched 5 of 5 numbers for $2 million. Florida and Louisiana each had two winners who matched 5 of 5 numbers for $1 million. California, Connecticut, Georgia, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New York, Oregon, Texas, and Washington each had one winner who matched 5 of 5 numbers for $1 million.
The odds of winning the POWERBALL jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338.
All POWERBALL prizes are set payouts, except the jackpot. The jackpot prize will be shared among winners in all POWERBALL states. The jackpot will be paid in 30 annual payments or a one-time cash payment of a reduced amount. If there is no jackpot winner, the money in the jackpot pool rolls over to the next POWERBALL drawing.