The Whatsapp messaging service currently appears to be experiencing massive disruptions.
Around 9.45 p.m. on Tuesday evening, the number of reported malfunctions on the “Allestault.de” portal suddenly skyrocketed. More than 30,000 users reported problems with Whatsapp.
Whatsapp: disturbance in the evening
As can be seen on the fault map, the problems are mainly reported from large cities such as Munich, Cologne, Berlin or Hamburg.
Not only Germany seems to be affected. There also appear to be major problems in the Netherlands. Here the card is deep red. Likewise in Brazil, Peru or Mexico. There are numerous English-language tweets on Twitter, which also report that Whatsapp is down.