Powerball jackpot rolls to $307M with no big victor

Powerball Jackpot Hits $286 Million for Aug. 5 Drawing

Powerball Jackpot Hits $286 Million for Aug. 5 Drawing

The Mega Millions drawing Friday night is worth an estimated $323 million.

Would-be millionaires now have two opportunities to try for jackpots of more than $300 million.

If the prize amount doesn't go up before the 11 p.m. ET drawing Friday, it will be the 10th largest Mega Millions jackpot (although, only the 29th largest in USA lottery history). Your odds of winning $1 million - one in 18 million. To play, you must buy your $2 Powerball tickets by 9:50 p.m. Wednesday.

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To play Powerball, players choose five numbers from a field of 1 to 69 and one additional number - the Power Ball - from a separate field of one to 26. In addition, there were $1 million tickets purchased in Illinois, New York and Pennsylvania. The June 10 jackpot was the 10th-largest prize in US lottery history and the seventh biggest won in Powerball.

The July 22 Powerball drawing produced one second-prize winning ticket that matched the first five numbers drawn. The jackpot has been rolling since it was won on April 28 in California.

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