Kicking off May with a bang, the Powerball jackpot is soaring to new heights.
For Saturday, May 1, the Powerball estimated jackpot is $129 million with a cash value of $89.6 million.
Winning Powerball numbers for Saturday, May 1
Weekly, there are two Powerball drawings on Wednesdays and Saturdays after 11 p.m. EST. Check back here for this evening’s winning numbers.
Winning numbers: 35 – 36 – 47 – 61 – 63 Powerball: 3
$1 million Powerball ticket sold in NJ
As a recap, the last Powerball drawing on Wednesday, April 28, had winning numbers of 16 – 18 – 35 – 39 – 53 with a red Powerball of 21. Additionally, the Power Play drawn was 3X.
There was a $1 million second-place winner that sold in New Jersey. The winner matched all five of the white balls, but just missed the Powerball to win the whole jackpot. Also, the winner did not tack on the optional $1 Power Play. The lucky winner bought the ticket at Township News Center located on Mount Holly Road in Burlington Township.
Additionally, there was also another second-place ticket that sold in California. Remember that in CA, winning amounts vary because of the pari-mutuel basis that depend on ticket sales and number of winners. Therefore, the CA ticket sold is worth $859,829.
Purchase Powerball online
Powerball tickets are available online or through your mobile device. The PA online lottery also offers other fun games plus bonuses. For new players, there is a generous deposit match bonus as well.
Other states that sell Powerball tickets online are:
- New York
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
Overall, Powerball is available in 45 states, Washington DC plus, the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. Please play responsibly.