It is the seventh largest prize in the history of the American lottery. United States of America.
The winning numbers drawn on Monday night were 12, 22, 54, 66 and 69. Arsenal were the 15th.
The winning ticket was sold for 699.8 million in the US Albertsons Store, Morro Bay.
The lottery explained, “It remains to be seen if the winner will turn up quickly or bid their time and get financial advice first. They may not know about the big win, unless they check their tickets immediately after the draw.”
The winner has the option to choose between receiving the amount in the form of an annual stipend for a period of 29 years, or receiving a prize money of $495 million.
The statement said that the vast majority of the new winners preferred the lump sum. Any of the award options will also be taxable.
After nearly four months and 40 no-profit draws, the jackpot has gone up to that amount.
No one has won the jackpot since June 5, and the more time passes without a winner, the higher the payout. The The odds of winning it are 1 in 292.2 million.
Powerball is played in 45 states plus Washington, DC, the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico.