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Alert! Facebook and Instagram are both down for many users

October 11, 2017

Ring the alarm: Facebook and its subsidiary Instagram are both down for numerous users across the globe.

Users are storming in to Down Detector and Outage Report to indicate that the popular social media platforms are both experiencing server downtime.

It remains unclear what is causing the issue for now, but it appears the issue is pretty widespread, with users in the US, Europe and Japan being most severely affected.

Check out this heat map for more details:

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