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Новости на английском языке: Biggest jackpots in U.S. lottery history
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Powerballs latest jackpot, won in New Jersey, was worth $338.3 million, making it the eighth biggest annunity prize ever won in the United States..

The cash jackpot is expected to be about $209 million, also eighth all-time..

For winning numbers drawn Saturday night and more, see "Powerballs $338.3 million jackpot hit in New Jersey.".

2012 was the most jackpot-crazy year ever, producing the biggest Mega Millions jackpot ever, the biggest Powerball jackpot ever, and two more Powerball jackpots that landed the Top 10..

Heres the list of the Top 15 annuities - 25 annual payments in Mega Millions, 30 in Powerball - with cash payouts included (and ranked in parentheses), since almost all winners take the cash..

The jackpots are all from three multistate games: Powerball, Mega Millions, and its precursor, the Big Game..

1. $656 million, Mega Millions, won March 30, 2012, by three tickets, sold in Maryland, Illinois and Kansas. Cash: $471 million (No. 1 for total cash all-time)..

2. $587.5 million, Powerball, won Nov. 28, 2012, by two tickets, sold in Missouri and Arizona. Cash (2): $384.7 million (No. 1 all-time total cash for Powerball)..

3. $390 million, Mega Millions, won March 6, 2007, by 2 tickets, in Georgia and New Jersey. Cash (4): $233.1 million..

4. $380 million, Mega Millions, won Jan. 4, 2011, drawing, in Idaho and Washington State. Cash (3): $240 million..

5. $365 million, Powerball, won Feb. 18, 2006, in Nebraska. Cash (13): $177.3 million. Record annuity for Powerball, record annuity with a single winner for any U.S. lottery..

6. $363 million, Big Game, won May 9, 2000, by 2 tickets, in Illinois and Michigan. Cash (12): $180 million..

7. $340 million, Powerball, won Oct. 19, 2005, in Oregon. Cash (20): $164.4 million..

8. $338.3 million, Powerball, won March 23, 2013, in New Jersey. Estimated cash (8): $209 million..

9. $337 million, Powerball, won Aug. 15, 2012, in Michigan. Cash (5): $224.6 million. Most cash paid to a single winner for any U.S. lottery. (Four higher totals were all split.).

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10. $336.4 million, Powerball, won Feb. 11, 2012, in Rhode Island. Cash (7): $210 million..

11. $336 million, Mega Millions, won Aug. 28, 2009, by two tickets, in New York and California. Cash (6): $214 million..

12. $331 million, Big Game, won April 16, 2002, by three tickets, in Georgia, Illinois and New Jersey. Cash (14): $176.7 million..

13. $330 million, Mega Millions, won Aug. 31, 2007, by four tickets, in New Jersey, Maryland, Texas and Virginia. Cash (9): $194.4. million..

14. $319 million, Mega Millions, won March 25, 2011, in New York. Cash (8): $202.8 million. Biggest Mega Millions annuity won by a single ticket..

15. $315 million, Powerball, won Nov. 15, 2005, by California ticket. Cash (11): $186.4 million.


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