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Powerball Winning Numbers For 12/23/2020 Drawing: $321M Jackpot

Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $321 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020.

    Deb Belt , Patch Staff

The Powerball lottery jackpot has grown to a jolly $321 million for the player who has the winning ticket on Wednesday, Dec. 32. The one-time cash payout for tonight’s Powerball drawing is $247.1 million, which would definitely make for a merry Christmas.

The winning Powerball numbers are drawn every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. Eastern time, with Powerball results usually posted within 5 minutes.

Ticket sales end at least one hour before the drawing in most states, but a state may halt sales earlier, such as Illinois, which stops sales three hours before the drawing. In Maryland and New Jersey, ticket sales end at 9:59 p.m.; in Virginia, they close at 10 p.m. Check with your state lottery for the cut-off time.

The winning Powerball numbers for Wednesday, Dec. 23, are: 06, 13, 38, 39, 53 and the Powerball of 06.

The largest Powerball jackpot in history was $1.586 billion, which was split by winners in California, Florida and Tennessee in January 2016.

To win the Powerball jackpot, a player must match all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball number. The odds of picking the correct Powerball grand prize numbers are one in 292,201,338, which doesn’t change even if more players buy tickets when the jackpot is enormous.

You have a better chance of winning the Powerball jackpot if you let the computer select your numbers, according to lottery officials. About 75 percent of winning tickets over the years had numbers picked by a computer.

Powerball tickets cost $2 each. Find locations where you can buy your Powerball tickets here.

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Powerball Winning Numbers For 12/23/2020 Drawing: $321M Jackpot – Annapolis, MD – Here are the winning Powerball numbers for the $321 million lottery jackpot drawing on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2020.

Powerball Numbers for December 23, 2020

The Powerball numbers for the drawing on Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 10:59pm EST are displayed on this page and the winning numbers drawn were:

  • 6
  • 38
  • 53
  • 39
  • 13
  • 6
  • 3

Payouts

Match Prize Amount Winners Prize Fund Amount
5 + Powerball $324,500,000 Rollover 0 No Winners
5 $1,000,000 2 $2,000,000
4 + Powerball $50,000 11 $550,000
4 $100 496 $49,600
3 + Powerball $100 1,304 $130,400
3 $7 32,224 $225,568
2 + Powerball $7 27,410 $191,870
1 + Powerball $4 208,634 $834,536
0 + Powerball $4 498,599 $1,994,396

Power-Play Prizes

Match Prize Amount Winners Prize Fund Amount
5 (with Power Play) $2,000,000 0 No Winners
4 + Powerball (with Power Play) $150,000 8 $1,200,000
4 (with Power Play) $300 128 $38,400
3 + Powerball (with Power Play) $300 323 $96,900
3 (with Power Play) $21 8,235 $172,935
2 + Powerball (with Power Play) $21 6,900 $144,900
1 + Powerball (with Power Play) $12 52,318 $627,816
0 + Powerball (with Power Play) $12 124,469 $1,493,628

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Powerball numbers for Wednesday December 23 2020, with information on payouts, winners in each prize tier and the location of any jackpot winning tickets sold. ]]>