Powerball winning numbers for May 5, 2021; Jackpot Today: 143 Million
Powerball Numbers May 5, 2021 – Check the Powerball winning numbers for Wednesday, May 5, 2021, only here at your favorite lottery results website.
No one won the jackpot in the drawing held on Saturday. Hence, the estimated jackpot for the Powerball drawing tonight has grown up to $ 143 Million.
Here are the Powerball numbers for May 5, 2021:
White Balls: 16-23-28-40-63
Power Play: 2X
Jackpot Annuity Value: $ 143 Million
Jackpot Cash Value: $ 99 Million
Powerball Winners: 0
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Powerball Payout for May 5, 2021 Drawing
The Powerball jackpot as of Wednesday, May 5, 2021 is $ 143 Million.
For prizes other than the jackpot, the Powerball payout shall be based on a fixed prize multiplied by the Power Play number drawn for tonight.
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Base Prize Power Play Prize 5 Numbers + Powerball $143 Million (Not Applicable) 5 Numbers $1 Million $2 Million* 4 Numbers + Powerball $50,000 $100,000 4 Numbers $100 $200 3 Numbers + Powerball $100 $200 3 Numbers $7 $14 2 Numbers + Powerball $7 $14 1 Number + Powerball $4 $8 Powerball Only $4 $8
*Matching 5 Numbers in Powerball will give you a $2 million prize with the Power Play option, regardless of the Power Play number drawn.
This payout structure above applies to all member states except California where a parimutel-based prize computation is used.
Powerball drawing is broadcast every Wednesday and Saturday, including holidays. The latest drawing as of today was held on May 5, 2021.
During the televised Powerball drawing, a machine randomly chooses five white balls from a set of balls numbered 1 through 69.
Another machine draws the Power ball from a set of red balls numbered 1 through 26.
The resulting number combination, 5 white balls and 1 powerball, constitutes the Powerball numbers for that drawing.
The Power Play number is then randomly selected to multiply the lower-tier prizes.
For today, May 5, 2021, the Powerball numbers were 16-23-28-40-63 and the Powerball was 1.
The Power Play was 2X.
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The lottery results on this page were last updated on May 5, 2021.