Tickets For Record Jackpot Sold In Missouri, Arizona

(CNN) -- Tickets for the record-breaking estimated $579 million jackpot were purchased in Missouri and Arizona lottery officals said early Thursday morning.

The winning numbers were 5-23-16-22-29 and the Powerball was 6.

The prize grew to historic levels after the jackpot rolled over 16 times without a winner.

It was unclear early Thursday morning where in the two states the winning tickets were sold.

Wednesday's prize is the largest in Powerball history.

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