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Twitter is DOWN! Thousands of users across the world are unable to access the social media platform

 If you are having issues with Twitter, you are not the only one - more than 40,000 users across the world are experiencing problems with the social media platform.

Th outage has hit the website the hardest, but is also affecting apps on both iOS and Android devices.

Many users have been met with an 'error message' when logging in, along with a blank news feed that only reads 'try again' and disabled features - all of which is hindered their ability to share tweets. 

Japan - other countries in Europe, Asia and South American are also having issues. 

If you are having issues with Twitter, you are not the only one. The social media site is experiencing an outage that seems to be hitting the website and apps on both iOS and Android. Reports came flowing in to Down Detector around 9:30am from the US, the UK and Japan - other countries in Europe, Asia and South American are also having issues

Typically when one social media site experiences an outage, users flock to Twitter to share their frustrations or ask if anyone else is having problems.

But with Twitter down, the world may be in a frenzy.

DailyMail.com has reached out to Twitter for comment and has yet to receive a response. 

Down Detector, a platform that monitors website and online service outages, is one of the only places the public can go to check on the outage.

The outage report shows more than 48,000 people have reported issues with Twitter, which started flowing in around 9:30am ET.

The outage appeared around 9:30am and is located in the US, the UK and Japan - other countries in Europe, Asia and South American are also reporting issues. Many users have been met with an 'error message' when logging in, along with a blank news feed

The majority of the outage is plaguing the website, but users have reported issues with the iOS and Android apps. 

Down Detector's outage map shows a number of major cities in the US as red, including Seattle, San Francisco, Washington  DC and New York City.

Twitter has also gone down in Japan, parts of India and Indonesia, along with countries in Europe.

Users have shared their frustrations on Down Detector about Twitter going down so early in the day.

Users have shared their frustrations on Down Detector about Twitter going down so early in the day. One user joke that without the site, all they can do is look at the wall

Another took this time to take a dig at liberals: 'I hope they fix it by 11:30AM when all the white liberals start rolling out of bed... they have some very important hashtags to tweet out today to save all the helpless minorities they are trying to rescue'

One user joke that without the site, all they can do is look at the wall.

Another took this time to take a dig at liberals: 'I hope they fix it by 11:30AM when all the white liberals start rolling out of bed... they have some very important hashtags to tweet out today to save all the helpless minorities they are trying to rescue.'

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