Powerball Jackpot Set at $222 Million

Winning numbers are 21-22-26-30-57, with a Powerball of 27

Wednesday, May 8, 2013  |  Updated 11:16 PM EDT
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The Odds of Winning Tonight's Powerball

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South Florida Powerball Frenzy

On any given day you may find high rollers flocking to the Seminole Casino in Coconut Creek, hoping to win big. But Wednesday night, guests were enticed by an additional bonus the chance to strike it rich in the record $550 million Powerball jackpot.

The Odds of Winning Tonight's Powerball

Jason Gershman, a math professor at Nova Southeastern University, said winning the Powerball is all luck. Financial advisor Sebastian Guerra also discussed the slim odds of winning the lottery.
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The winning numbers for Wednesday's Powerball drawing are 21-22-26-30-57, with a Powerball of 27.

The estimated jackpot for the Powerball drawing is $222 million.

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To win the jackpot, players must match all five white balls and the Powerball. Players can win $1 million for matching just the five white balls.

Tickets purchased up until 10 p.m. count for Wednesday's drawing.

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