Powerball Winning Number for 11/7/22 For $2.04 billion Jackpot

After hours of delay, Powerball officers on Tuesday morning carried out the drawing for a record-breaking $2.04 billion jackpot

Probably ending the suspense for the hordes of Americans who snapped up tickets in hopes of placing it rich.

The drawing, which used to be at the start scheduled for 10:59 p.m. EST (0400 GMT) on Monday, observed a drawing on Saturday that was once the fortieth in a row barring any individual prevailing the massive prize, which grows large every time it goes unclaimed.

A triumphing ticket ought to healthy all six numbers drawn. It used to be no longer at once clear whether or not everybody held a winner after Tuesday's draw of the numbers 10, 33, 41, 47, fifty six and 10.

The drawing was once delayed from Monday night time when at least one of the forty eight taking part kingdom lotteries wanted greater processing time, in accordance to a tweet from the California Lottery.

The winner can pick both a onetime lump sum in cash, probably in extra of $1 billion, or multimillion-dollar annuity payouts stretched over 29 years. 

The odds of triumphing the jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million.

The preceding file for a Powerball jackpot was once set in 2016 when three ticket holders from California, Florida and Tennessee shared a $1.59 billion pinnacle prize.

The cutting-edge $2.04 billion lottery jackpot ranks as a world record, in accordance to a couple of media reports.

The winner, if there is one, can have the prize paid in a lump sum, really worth $929.1 million, or in 30 graduated repayments over 29 years, really worth $1.9 billion.

The Powerball prize is the 2d billion-dollar jackpot in latest months. This summer, a single Mega Millions ticket offered in Des Plaines, Ill., gained $1.34 billion.

Previous billion-dollar jackpots have been gained in 2016, 2018 and 2021.

On Monday morning at a Wawa comfort shop in Manassas, Va., some 30 miles southwest of Washington, Seymour Jordan, 61, picked out Powerball numbers on a computing device whilst a man waited patiently in the back of him.

Mr. Jordan stated he and 5 co-workers at a protection offerings corporation had pooled their money, every of them kicking in $12 for the modern day draw.