MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Powerball’s jackpot has increased to an estimated $540 million ahead of Monday night’s drawing.
The cash value if someone hits it big would be $384.3 million.READ MORE: Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Honored With Parades, Unity March
There have been 38 drawings in a row without a jackpot winner, according to Powerball. The last jackpot-winning draw occurred on October 4, when a California resident won $699.8 million.READ MORE: Full 'Wolf Moon' Happening On A Chilly Night In South Florida
While the overall odds of winning any number of the Powerball prizes are 1 in 24.9, the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292.2 million, according to the organization.
Tickets cost $2, and drawings are each Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday.MORE NEWS: 13-Bedroom Home Gifted To Florida Family Raising 15 Kids
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