Winning numbers drawn for Powerball jackpot

Posted at 9:18 PM, Dec 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-31 00:18:15-05

The numbers in tonight's draw of the multi-state Powerball lottery are 12, 36, 38, 54, 61 and the Powerball number is 22.

The estimated jackpot is $300 million.

The drawing was the 16th since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold.

The odds of matching all five numbers and the Powerball number is 1 in about 293 million, according to the Powerball website. The overall chance of winning a prize is 1 in 24.87.

The Powerball game is played in 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.