Facebook, Instagram is down: Issues reported worldwide

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH/AP) -- Social media giant Facebook appears to be experiencing issues.

Facebook says it is aware of outages on its platforms including Facebook, Messenger, and Instagram and is working to resolve the issue. has received more than 3,000 complaints of issues with Facebook since about noon, eastern time.

Both Facebook’s desktop site and app appeared to be affected. Some users saw a message that said Facebook was down for “required maintenance.”

Most of the reports seem to be concentrated on the east coast of the United States.

Some users are reporting being unable to post to the platform.

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