Wednesday's Powerball jackpot was worth $562.1 million after no winners were announced for the lottery Saturday night. The winning numbers are 10, 14, 50, 53, 63. The Powerball number is 21.​

The odds of winning this Powerball jackpot were 1 in 292.2 million. About 1 in every 24.87 Powerball tickets sold wins a prize, starting at $4. According to the Powerball website, no one won the jackpot for Wednesday which will bring the next drawing amount to $625 million with a cash value of $380.6 million

This is the eighth-largest Powerball jackpot, and about a third the size of the largest lottery prize of all time, a $1.5 billion Powerball split among winners in California, Florida and Tennessee in January 2016. The record Powerball winner for a single ticket buyer is $758 million, won by a Massachusetts woman in August 2017.

If someone wins the jackpot, it can be claimed as $550 million as an annuity paid out over 29 years, or winners can choose the lump-sum option of $335 million. California is one of 10 states to exempt state income tax on lottery winnings.

Powerball tickets are sold for $2 and can be purchased in 44 states and also in the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Washington D.C. The average American spends about $200 a year on lottery tickets. However, residents of some states spend far more.

How to play and check Powerball:

Players need to pick five lucky numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26 on a Powerball play slip. Winners typically have 90 days to one year to claim their prize, depending on the selling jurisdiction. Expiration dates are printed on the back of tickets. 

The sale of tickets ends at least an hour before the official draw which takes place Wednesday and Saturday night. Here's a quick guide as to how you can win.