an american lottery player Powerball wins $2,040 millionRecord jackpots in the history of gambling.
The game’s official website announced on Tuesday that only one winner has been identified for the draw, with the numbers 10, 33, 41, 47, 56 y 10 in the state of California.
“The California Lottery Produces Its First Billionaire!”The organization tweeted, noting that the lucky winner bought a ticket to Altadena, north of Los Angeles.
“Sold in a lucky ticket Jose Service Center All 6 numbers were matched in the #Powerball draw on 7 November in Altadena. The final jackpot amount for this drawing was $2.04 billion.”Told.
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this treasure was opened Gambling fever across the country, Monday night’s draw was subsequently postponed One of the participating states will need more timeOr to meet security protocols due to high demand for tickets.
Winner, not yet identified, You can choose to receive a lump sum, which is estimated at about $1.4 billion, or the full amount spread over three decades in an annuity. Most winners choose a single payout.
While Powerball tickets are sold in 45 of the 50 states, as well as the capital, Washington DC, and the territories of the US Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, this time California had a wave of luck.
“Not only was the BIG #Powerball winner in California, but three more tickets matched number 5 (…) in Garda, Beaumont and San Francisco. Congratulations to all our players!”Announced by the California Lottery.
until this Tuesday’s win No jackpot drawn since August 3rdWhen a ticket holder in Pennsylvania won 206.9 million dollars.
Since then, 40 consecutive drawings had not produced a winner, which has led to the Powerball jackpot developing and playing. Tickets cost two dollars to participate.
The probability of winning the jackpot by matching all six numbers is One in 292.2 million. For comparison, according to US health officials, the chance of being struck by lightning is one in a million.