Powerball numbers are drawn at random from two different hoppers: the one with the 59 white balls and the one with the 39 yellow balls. The white Power Balls are numbered 1 through 59. Each drawing, five of these balls are drawn, so you get 5 random numbers between 1 and 59, with no repeats.What are the most likely numbers to win the Powerball jackpot?
For the Powerball jackpot, you’re looking at about a 1 in 292 million chance. When it comes to picking numbers, many players will look at the statistics and try to choose the numbers that come up most often. The most drawn Powerball main numbers are: 69, 64, 32, 23, 28 and 61. The most common Powerball number is 24.How to calculate winning odds in Powerball?
To calculate the odds that you'll guess the first 5 numbers and the Powerball correctly to win the jackpot, multiply the odds that you'll guess the first 5 numbers (1 in 11,238,513) by the odds that you'll guess the Powerball correctly (1 in 26).What do the numbers mean on the Powerball lottery?
Powerball is played by selecting six numbers - five numbers between 1-69 and one number between 1-26. Each number is on a special ball that is randomly selected by a machine during the drawing. Your ultimate goal is to match every number selected perfectly, which will win you the jackpot.