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April 21, 2013

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April, 2013 | Media Advisories and Events

Two California POWERBALL® Tickets Split Over $1 Million POWERBALL Jackpot Climbs to $116 Million


SACRAMENTO – No one hit last night’s $95 million POWERBALL jackpot, however, two very lucky tickets sold in California matched five out of six numbers and will split a prize worth $1,003,786. Meanwhile, for California Lottery players, POWERBALL is living up to the hype as the jackpot climbs up to a whopping $116 million for Wednesday night’s draw.
One of the winning tickets was sold at Rotten Robbie, which is located at 2725 South Main Street in Lakeport (Lake County). The other ticket was sold at the Arco located at 3949 Dennison Street in Los Angeles. Both tickets successfully matched the numbers 6, 39, 8, 30 and 48, missing only the Powerball number of 20.
The estimated cash value for Wednesday night’s draw is $75.6 million.
The California Lottery reminds winners to sign the back of their ticket, keep tickets in a safe place and contact Lottery officials or visit their local Lottery District Office as soon as possible. Winners have 180 days from the date of the draw to claim prizes.

POWERBALL is a multistate game, played in California and 44 other jurisdictions (42 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands). Players pick five numbers from 1 to 59 plus a Powerball number from 1 to 35. Draw times are Wednesdays and Saturdays at 7:59 p.m. PST. Tickets sales are suspended from 7:00 PM to 7:05 PM the day of the draw. Tickets are $2 and can be purchased from any of the more than 21,000 California Lottery retailers. Please visit the California Lottery’s POWERBALL site for more information.

And remember, checking the daily draw results is easier than ever. All past and current Lottery draw results can be obtained for FREE by dialing 1-800-LOTTERY and selecting option 1, or via our website at

The mission of the California Lottery is to provide supplemental funding to California schools while simultaneously supporting local communities. More than 96 cents of every dollar spent by our players goes back to local communities in the form of contributions to public schools and colleges, prizes and retail compensation. The California Lottery urges its customers to play responsibly and within their budgets. If you feel you have a gambling problem, or know someone who does, you can get help at 1-800-GAMBLER.

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