You may have difficulties accessing Facebook and Instagram at the moment

If you’re finding it difficult or slow to access Facebook and Instagram then you’re not alone and it’s not your network. A number of users in Malaysia and around the world are reporting that Facebook and Instagram is down. It appears that the problems is affecting a large part of the United States, the United Kingdom as well as some parts of europe and Asia.

Reports of the outage first came in at about 8pm. Facebook has acknowledged the problem and is working on a fix.

Maps shows where reports on Facebook outages have been received. 
Image from downdetector.com
A similar map but this time it shows the incidences of Instagram outage reports. From the colour and size, we can see that the Instagram outage is more severe. Image from downdetector.com