Powerball jackpot soars to $650M after no winner, $1M ticket sold in NJ

The numbers for the $541.9 million Powerball jackpot were drawn Saturday night and there was no jackpot winner.

The numbers drawn were 17, 19, 39, 43, 68. The Powerball is 13 and PowerPlay of 4X.

There were a $1 million ticket sold in New Jersey. The ticket matched five numbers but not the Powerball. Lottery officials have yet to release where the ticket was sold.

The jackpot will soar to an estimated $650 million. Numbers will be drawn Wednesday night and if awarded, it will be the third largest jackpot in U.S. history.

The odds of winning are one in 292.2 million.

Powerball is played in 44 states, Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook