(NEXSTAR) – Facebook and Instagram were down as of Thursday at 2:38 p.m. PST.
Around 2:06 pm, people began reporting the websites were offline, according to the outage detecter Down Detector.
More than 140,000 users told Down Detector they were experiencing outages with Facebook as of 2:29 p.m., while over 89,000 said that Instagram was offline.
Instagram is owned by Facebook. The company did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp all went offline for about an hour in March. According to an NBC reporter, the outage was due to “a technical issue.”
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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