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## Where can I see the past Powerball numbers?

If you want to see the winning numbers from older draws, select the Past Results option below. There you will be able to see an archive of results from all draws dating back to 1992, sorted by year.

## Where does the money go when you win the Powerball?

Powerball Payouts. Every time a Powerball ticket is bought, a massive 50% goes towards prizes (20% into the jackpot pool, the other 30% towards other prizes). The remaining 50% goes to the state where the ticket was bought to cover operating costs, retailer costs and, of course, good causes.

Where can I find the most accurate lottery results?

Lottery Post has the quickest and most accurate online lottery results for the USA, all states, and around the world. You can obtain more detailed information by clicking the appropriate link in the upper-right part of the page.

### Is there a double play option for the Powerball?

The Double Play add-on is a second draw offering players the chance to win up to \$10 million. This option is only available in certain jurisdictions. All the jurisdictions that participate in the Powerball lottery allow players to purchase tickets for draws in advance. However, the number of advanced draws permitted varies from state to state.

### What was the winning numbers for the Powerball in 2005?

One funny story concerning the Powerball draw came in March, 2005 when 110 players matched all five winning numbers, minus the Powerball (22, 28, 32, 33 and 39). The Powerball lottery officials, who were understandably suspicious, paid out nearly \$20 million.

What happens to the winning Powerball numbers after the draw?

Winning Powerball numbers can be claimed for up to a year after the draw date, but this can vary, depending on which state the lottery ticket was bought in. The revenue created by Powerball tickets is used by each state in whichever way that they choose, with education sectors often benefiting from the profits.

## How much does it cost to pick a Powerball number?

Pick a Powerball number from 1 to 26. You have the option of adding Power Play for an extra \$1. Check if you’ve won. \$2 per play. \$1 to add Power Play. All the jurisdictions that participate in the Powerball lottery allow players to purchase tickets for draws in advance.