After an exciting build-up, the $396.9 million Powerball jackpot hit on Wednesday. The winning ticket, which matched all five numbers plus the 2x Powerball, was sold in Florida, USA Today reported.
Still, $40 million is nothing to sneeze at. With an estimated cash value of $27.9 million, tonight’s drawing could make even more millionaires.
For those residing in or visiting Pennsylvania, getting a chance at the big money recently got easier. The PA Lottery is now allowing online draw ticket sales, including Powerball and Mega Millions. That means, until the deadline, you can purchase a Powerball ticket at PA lottery retailers or online from the comfort of home or mobile.
You can sign up for an account with the PA iLottery through our links for a $5 free bonus to get you started.
Jan. 29 winning numbers
Wednesday’s drawing yielded the following numbers: 9 – 12 – 15 – 31 – 60 and a Powerball of 2 (with a 2x PowerPlay). The jackpot winner was sold at a 7-Eleven in Bonita Springs, Florida. According to USA Today, the ticket was purchased just a few hours before the drawing.
Three others matched all five white balls to win $1 million. One of those was also in Florida, and the other two were in Ohio and Virginia.
Winning numbers for February 1, 2020
Check back at 11 p.m. ET for the winning numbers as soon as they are announced.
Winning numbers: 12 – 33 – 54 – 57 – 60
Powerball: 13 (Powerplay 4x)
If you are holding multiple tickets, you can make use of the PA Lottery app, which will scan your tickets to let you know if you have a winner.
While the chance of winning millions for just a $2 investment is quite the opportunity, remember it’s still a long shot to win. The jackpot odds are a cool one in 292,201,338. Always gamble responsibly.