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Powerball results for 08/15/18; jackpot worth $40M

The Powerball Numbers (white) for Aug. 15: 12-15-28-47-48. The Red Powerball Power Number: 16. The Power Play Number: 2. (Courtesy Michigan State Lottery)

LANSING, MI – There was no winner of the $40 million Powerball jackpot for the drawing on Wednesday, Aug. 15.

That means the drawing on Saturday Aug. 18 will be worth $50 million with a cash option of $30.1 million.

The Powerball Numbers (white) for Aug. 15: 12-15-28-47-48

The Red Powerball Power Number: 16

The Power Play Number: 2

Powerball winners for Aug. 15:

  • While there was no grand prize winner, three players matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. Those tickets were sold in Texas, Washington and Wisconsin.
  • However, none of those players also played the Power Play option, which would have increased their winnings to $2 million.
  • In Michigan, six tickets sold won $200. That was the largest prize won in the state.
  • Overall, there were 344,220 winners in the drawing who won at least $4 each. In Michigan, there were 12,712 winners.

Powerball is offered in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26). Tickets cost $2 each.

In other Michigan Lottery news:

  • The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday, Aug 17, with an estimated jackpot of $75 million and cash option of $44 million.
  • The next Lotto 47 drawing is Saturday, Aug. 18, at 7:29 p.m. with a jackpot of $4.75 million. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. that day.
  • Thursday’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is an estimated $105,000. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Deadline is 7:08 p.m.

For the latest on Michigan Lottery, check out the official Michigan Lottery site, which also offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.

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Powerball results for 08/15/18; jackpot worth $40M The Powerball Numbers (white) for Aug. 15: 12-15-28-47-48. The Red Powerball Power Number: 16. The Power Play Number: 2. (Courtesy Michigan

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 Powerball Winning Numbers

These are the Wednesday, August 15, 2018 winning numbers for Powerball. To stay up to date with the latest lottery information, download our mobile app.

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$40,000,000

⚠ This result is from 2018!

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Powerball FAQs

What is the Powerball jackpot amount for Wednesday, August 15, 2018?

The jackpot amount for Powerball on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 is $40,000,000.

Can I buy a Powerball ticket online?

If you’re outside the U.S. or in Texas, California, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Oregon, Washington or Pennsylvania you can purchase Powerball tickets through Lottery.com at play.lottery.com!

When is the Powerball?

Powerball drawings take place twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

What time is the Powerball drawing?

What are the odds of winning?

Higher than you think! The odds of winning a prize are 1 in 24.9.

Powerball Prize Amounts

Numbers Correct Prize Power Play 2X Power Play 3X Power Play 4X Power Play 5X Power Play 10X
5 of 5 w/ Powerball Grand Prize Grand Prize Grand Prize Grand Prize Grand Prize Grand Prize
5 of 5 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000
4 of 5 w/ Powerball $50,000 $100,000 $150,000 $200,000 $250,000 $500,000
4 of 5 $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $1,000
3 of 5 w/ Powerball $100 $200 $300 $400 $500 $1,000
3 of 5 $7 $14 $21 $28 $35 $70
2 of 5 w/ Powerball $7 $14 $21 $28 $35 $70
1 of 5 w/ Powerball $4 $8 $12 $16 $20 $40
0 of 5 w/ Powerball $4 $8 $12 $16 $20 $40

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Here are the Powerball winning numbers on Wednesday, August 15, 2018: 12-15-28-47-48-16-2 for a $40 MILLION JACKPOT. Lottery.com has you covered! ]]>