Powerball Winning Numbers Top $80M February 23: Latest Lottery Winners and Results

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Feeling lucky tonight? Then hopefully you’re holding onto the winning Powerball jackpot ticket. The Powerball winning numbers for February 23, 2013 are worth a whopping $80,000,000, and it’s up for grabs to anyone that can match all six lottery numbers Saturday night.

The Powerball winner can choose the entire jackpot amount if they can wait 30 years to collect it all, or $49,800,000 in cash if they absolutely must have it all right now. Both prize options are minus taxes, so make sure you put some of your multimillions aside. How many tickets did you buy for Saturday’s Powerball jackpot?

Make sure to check the comments section at the bottom of this page shortly after the drawing for the Saturday, February 23, 2013 Powerball results.

Latest Powerball Results, Numbers and Winners

The most recent Powerball results for the Wednesday, February 20 drawing were 3, 17, 19, 25, 32, and the red Powerball number was 17. There were no Powerball jackpot winners for this drawing. Unfortunately, there were no $2,000,000 or $1,000,000 winners either.

Although there were no grand prize winners, there were twenty-seven (27) Match 4 + 1 winners. Three (3) of those winners spent an extra dollar on the Power Play option which automatically increased their prize winnings from the standard $10,000 to $40,000. The remaining twenty-four (24) Match 4 + 1 winners will receive checks for just $10,000. Better luck next time! Each winner matched four out of five white Powerball winning numbers, and the red Powerball number for the February 20 drawing.

All together, there were 477,038 Powerball winning tickets sold for Wednesday’s drawing. The prize amounts ranged from $4 to $40,000. Were you one of the Powerball winners?

When is the Next Powerball Drawing?

The next Powerball drawing on February 23, 2013, is scheduled for 10:59 p.m. EST. The Powerball game is played in 42 states, Washington D.C. and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Powerball winning numbers are drawn live Wednesday and Saturday evenings.

Remember, playing the lottery should be fun, but sometimes too much lottery fun can be addictive and could ruin lives. Please play responsibly, and don’t spend more than you’re willing to lose.

See all Donna’s Mega Millions results and Powerball results at Gather.com.

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