Six people are waking up very happy this morning.

The New York State Lottery announced that there were 6 "big money" winning Powerball tickets sold in the state from last night's Powerball drawing.

Each one of those tickets matched four out of five numbers and had the Powerball number. They each won $50,000.

The winning Powerball numbers from Monday's Drawing were: 16-34-46-55-67 Powerball 14.

Here is a look at the largest Powerball jackpots in history.

$2.04 Billion – Nov. 7, 2022 – CA
$1.73 Billion (est.) - Oct. 11, 2023
$1.586 Billion – Jan. 13, 2016 – CA, FL, TN
$1.08 Billion – July 19, 2023 – CA
$768.4 Million – March 27, 2019 – WI
$758.7 Million – Aug. 23, 2017 – MA
$754.6 Million – Feb. 6, 2023 - WA
$731.1 Million – Jan. 20, 2021 – MD
$699.8 Million – Oct. 4, 2021 – CA
$687.8 Million – Oct. 27, 2018 – IA, NY

If someone in New York were to win the Powerball on Wednesday night, the lump cash sum take home of $756.6 million dollars would almost double the largest lottery jackpot ever won in New York State.

Here is a look at the Largest Lottery jackpots won in New York State.

5. $208 Million Dollars

Daniel Bruckner claimed the Mega Millions jackpot winning just a shade over $200 million dollars in December of 2011.

4. $319 Million Dollars

Seven co-workers from Albany pulled their money and had the winning ticket for the Mega Millions. They took home $319 million dollars in 2011.

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3. $326 Million Dollars

Harold Diamond held the record for the largest lottery jackpot in New York for seven years. He took home the Mega Millions jackpot in 2014.

2. $432 Million Dollars

This winning Mega Millions ticket was sold in September of 2021. The NY Lottery does not know who owns the tickets.

1. $476 Million Dollars

Johnnie Taylor took home the jackpot from the Mega Millions drawing in April of 2023.

Any of those jackpots could definitely help some dreams come true. Remember if you plan on playing the lottery, play responsibly.

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