LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Lottery players are dreaming big before Wednesday's $700 million Powerball drawing. 

The huge jackpot makes it the second largest in U. S. history. 

The latest $700 million prize refers to the annuity option, paid over 29 years. The cash option would be $443.3  million.

Wednesday's drawing is at 10:59 p.m. EDT.  

The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot is one in 292.2 million.

Powerball is played in 44 states, as well as Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

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