A Jersey Cash 5 ticket worth $522,909 was acquired for Saturday’s illustration at a store in Bergen County.
Village Stationers on West Main Street in Ramsey sold the lucky ticket, which coordinated each of the five numbers, state lottery authorities said.
Saturday’s winning numbers were: 9, 10, 16, 21 and 43.
Nobody hit Sunday’s jackpot, pushing the best prize for Monday’s drawing to $138,000.
Jersey Cash 5 tickets cost $1 and the chances of winning the big stake are 962,598 to 1.
Likewise, a $50,000 Powerball tickets was sold at ShopRite in East Windsor for Saturday’s attracting the multi-state amusement. The ticket coordinated four numbers in addition to the Powerball.
Three tickets nationally matched five numbers, but not the Power Ball. A ticket bought in Michigan is worth $2 million because the buyer spent an extra $1 to exercise the Power Play option. Tickets sold in North Dakota and Oklahoma are worth $1 million apiece. Saturday’s winning numbers were: 7, 36, 48, 57 and 58. The Powerball was 24with a multiplier of 2X. Wednesday’s drawing is worth $112 million with a cash option of $68 million.
The odds of buying a ticket that matches all five numbers and the Powerball are 292,201,338 to 1. It’s about a 1 in 11,688,053 shot to win at least $1 million.
Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing offers a top prize of $55 million with a cash option of $33 million.