# Powerball numbers Aug. 5: Did anyone win \$174M jackpot? NC Lottery Aug. 5

The Powerball lottery jackpot continued to rise as no one guessed the winning numbers this Monday, Aug. 5.

The Wednesday, Aug. 7, Powerball jackpot is worth an estimated \$185 million, or a cash value of \$92.1 million. Watch the drawing at 10:59 p.m.

## Powerball numbers 8/6/24

The winning numbers for Monday night's drawing were 29-42-44-51-54, with a Powerball number of 12. The Power Play multiplier was x2.

## Did anyone win Powerball 8/6/24? August 5 Powerball jackpot

No one matched all six numbers to win the Powerball jackpot of \$174 million or a cash value of \$86.3 million.

## How many Powerball numbers do you need to win a prize?

You only need to guess one number correctly to win a prize - but that number must be the Powerball number, worth a \$4 prize. Visit powerball.com for the entire prize chart.

## What is the Powerball payout on matching 2 lottery numbers?

Matching two numbers won't win anything in Powerball unless one of the numbers is the Powerball. A ticket matching one of the five numbers and the Powerball is also worth \$4. Visit powerball.com for the entire prize chart.

## When is the next Powerball drawing?

The jackpot for the Wednesday, Aug. 7, Powerball drawing is worth an estimated \$185 million, or a cash value of \$92.1 million according to powerball.com.

Drawings are held three times per week at approximately 10:59 p.m. ET every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday. Your last chance to purchase a ticket before any drawing is at 9:59 p.m. or 9:57 p.m. if you buy tickets online.

## How much is a Powerball lottery ticket?

You can purchase a Powerball ticket for \$2, and you can add a \$1 Power Play for a chance to multiply all your winnings by up to 10x (unless you hit the jackpot).

## Mega Millions winning numbers

The Mega Millions continued to rise after nobody matched all six numbers from Friday night's drawing.

The current Mega Millions jackpot is worth an estimated \$374 million, or a cash payout option of \$185.9 million. The next Mega Millions drawing is tonight, Tuesday, Aug. 6, at 11 p.m.

The Friday winning numbers were 6-7-24-44-54, with a Megaball number of 13. The Megaplier was x4.

## Other August 5 NC Lottery results

The Aug. 5 Cash 5 winning numbers were 5-6-7-9-23. One lucky winner in Moore county guessed all five numbers, taking home an unusually high jackpot of about \$1.1 million and resetting the jackpot to \$100,000.

The Aug. 5 Lucky for Life winning numbers were 20-26-28-33-44, with a Lucky Ball number of 9. Nobody matched all five to win \$1,000 a day for life (with Lucky Ball) or \$25,000 a year for life.

## NC Lottery Pick 3 and Pick 4 numbers for August 5

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Iris Seaton is the trending news reporter for the Asheville Citizen Times, part of the USA TODAY Network. Reach her at iseaton@citizentimes.com.

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