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Not Just You: Facebook, Instagram Outages Reported Worldwide

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is White Plains native who grew up in Dobbs Ferry and attended Ardsley High School.
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is White Plains native who grew up in Dobbs Ferry and attended Ardsley High School. Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons

Users worldwide have been unable to access Facebook and Instagram on Wednesday.

Poll
Have you experienced trouble accessing either Facebook or Instagram on Wednesday?
Final Results Voting Closed

Have you experienced trouble accessing either Facebook or Instagram on Wednesday?

  • Yes, both sites
    6%
  • Yes, Facebook only
    26%
  • Yes, Instagram only
    5%
  • No
    52%
  • Don't use either site
    11%

Some say they were unable to log in to one or both of the popular social media sites. Others said they experienced a total blackout, according to downdetector.com.

Problems with Facebook began around 8:20 a.m., and with Instagram at around 11 a.m.

Twitter has not experienced any outages, but users have tweeted about Facebook and Instagram.

No reason for the issues at either Facebook or Instagram has yet been given. Facebook acquired Instagram in 2012 for $1 billion.

Click here for a map showing where outages worldwide are most prevalent.

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