At around 9 a.m. PT on Friday, many users around the world reported that they were unable to access Facebook.
The site has put up an error message, apologizing for the inconvenience. Around 9:30 a.m. PT, Facebook started to load again for many users.
Facebook issued this statement about the outage:
We’re aware that some people are currently having trouble accessing Facebook. We’re working to get things back to normal as quickly as possible.