DES MOINES, Iowa — Lottery officers say the Powerball jackpot has climbed to an estimated $625 million.
The jackpot on Saturday can be the seventh-largest in U.S. history, with an estimated lump sum payout of $380.6 million earlier than taxes.
The chances of profitable are extremely lengthy, at 1 in 292.2 million, however they do get crushed.
The consumers of three tickets shared the nation’s largest jackpot: an almost $1.59 billion Powerball prize drawn on Jan. thirteen, 2016. A South Carolina purchaser gained a $1.54 billion Mega Hundreds of thousands jackpot, which marked the nation’s second-largest lottery prize ever.