It’s time for another Powerball drawing. Who could use an extra $23.8 million to help them through the current economic downturn? That is the estimated amount for the cash option with the jackpot at $29 million on April 22.
The current times are trying for many individuals and industries, including the lottery. Sales are down for traditional lotto games in PA, but having online lottery games available is helpful for keeping revenue afloat.
Players in Pennsylvania can also purchase draw lottery tickets online, at the PA iLottery platform. It is accessible through both desktop and mobile devices. You can sign up here through our links to receive a free $20 and a 100% deposit match bonus.
Recent winners and winning numbers
Even though the jackpot reset has been lowered and the roll amounts now depend on sales and interest rates, the Powerball continues.
Last drawing on Saturday, April 18 had winning numbers of 4 – 44 – 46 – 56 -63 with a Powerball of 19. The multiplier was 2x and three tickets matched all five white balls for $1 million.
Eleven others matched four white balls and the Powerball, which is worth $50,000. Four of them had the $1 power play added to their ticket, doubling the winnings to $100,000. One of the $50,000 tickets was sold in Pennsylvania.
Thousands of others in PA had tickets worth between $4 and $200.
Winning Powerball numbers April 22
Following the 11 p.m. ET drawing, the winning numbers will be posted here. Be sure to check those tickets to see if you’re a big winner.
Winning numbers: 1 – 33 – 35 – 40 – 69 powerball 24
Power play multiplier: 5X
The odds of winning the jackpot are at a long 1 in 292,201,338. But overall odds of a ticket being a winner is 1 in 24.87.
Revenue from the PA Lottery goes to programs that support older Pennsylvanians.