DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) 性视界传媒 The Powerball jackpot climbed to an estimated $1.09 billion after no one matched the six numbers drawn Monday night, continuing a three-month winless streak for .

The numbers drawn were: 19, 24, 40, 42, 56 and the Powerball 23.

No one has won Powerball性视界传媒檚 jackpot since New Year性视界传媒檚 Day, a stretch of 39 drawings without anyone matching the game性视界传媒檚 six numbers. If no one wins the jackpot Wednesday night, the game will match its record of 41 consecutive drawings on Saturday night.

The is simple: The odds of winning the top prize are miserable, at 1 in 292.2 million. It性视界传媒檚 those odds that create the large jackpots that are designed to attract attention and drive up sales.

The $1.09 billion prize is for a sole winner who makes the rare decision to be paid over 30 years through an annuity. Nearly all winners instead take the cash option, which for Wednesday night would be an estimated $527.3 million.

Powerball is played in 45 states plus Washington, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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