Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp were all experiencing issues this morning for users worldwide. Facebook and Instagram were both inaccessible and the Facebook.com domain was unavailable for more than two hours. WhatsApp messages were also unable to be sent or received, and users of Facebook’s main services, Instagram and WhatsApp, went to Twitter to share that they were having issues. Messenger, Facebook’s chat service, was also down for more than two hours.
The outages started at around 6:30 AM ET this morning, and some locations were more widely affected than others. They all started to come back online at around 9 AM ET this morning.