(NEW YORK) — Six ping pong balls propelled by air made at least one person an instant millionaire thanks to the $320 million Powerball jackpot.
At least one winning jackpot ticket for was sold by the Michigan Lottery, according to powerball.com.
Wednesday’s night’s winning numbers were 6, 27, 46, 51, 56 and the Powerball was 21. It was the fourth largest Powerball jackpot in the lottery’s history. After taxes, the value of the jackpot is about $213 million. The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 175 million and the odds of winning any prize are 1 in 31, according to Powerball.com.
The national drawing is held in 42 states, including the District of Columbia. No one has won the big Powerball prize since June 23, when a couple from Connecticut won $60 million.
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