The cash payout is $278.3 million, minus taxes.
The Rolling Cash 5 jackpot for the next drawing is $130,000 for hitting all five numbers and the odds of winning are 1-in-575,757.
Powerball is played in 44 states, Washington, D.C., the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The jackpot is about $440 million or a $278.3 million cash option, the highest since August 23, when a ticket sold in Chicopee won a $758.7 million jackpot.
Math still suggests buying a lottery ticket is a losing bet.
The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an estimated $361 million, with a cash option of $225.9 million, for Tuesday night's drawing.
Last January people from the Coast were driving to get tickets for the $929.9 million jackpot. No ticket won all six numbers in Friday night's drawing.
Major, among four soldiers killed in Pak firing along LoC
Intelligence sources said the cross-border firing was preceded by an IED blast and militants firing on an Indian patrol. Lance Naik Gurmail Singh, aged 34 years, belonged to Amritsar, and is survived by his wife Kuljit Kaur and a daughter.
The very next Mega Millions drawing was won by a single lottery ticket sold in IL.
Lottery players across the country are hoping for some good luck to start 2018 with hundreds of millions of dollars up for grabs.
That makes it more likely for the grand total to roll into the next drawing.
Classic Lotto draws at 7:05 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.
The Mega Millions jackpot has grown since October 17 and has rolled 22 times.
theLotter's spokesman Austin Weaver: "theLotter sold 60% more tickets to Canadians in 2017 compared to 2016".