Facebook just suffered what would appear to be a brief but potentially worldwide outage.
Almost immediately the people took to alternative social media site Twitter to share the news.
.@facebook, U OK hun? x— Brogan Driscoll (@Brogan_Driscoll) September 24, 2015
Facebook is down. No word yet as to the cause of the outage.— KPIX 5 (@CBSSF) September 24, 2015
MY IRREVERENT TWEET ABOUT FACEBOOK BEING DOWN IS BETTER THAN YOUR IRREVERENT TWEET ABOUT FACEBOOK BEING DOWN.— Silly Old Daniel (@sillyolddaniel) September 24, 2015
There's no word as yet on what could have caused the worldwide outage but as soon as we have more information we'll update this post.