Facebook Inc’s platforms, including WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram, were down for thousands of users on Thursday, according to the downdetector.com outage tracking website.
User reports revealed more than 112,000 issues on Facebook’s website, while 101,000 Instagram users and 516 Whatsapp users reported issues as of 6 p.m. ET.
Facebook did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Downdetector tracks outages by gathering status reports from a variety of sources, including errors submitted by users on its platform. Outages can affect a larger number of users.
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