You were not alone– YouTube was below roughly 6 p.m. to around 7: 20 p.m on Tuesday.

“Thanks for your reports about YouTube, YouTube TELEVISION and YouTube Music gain access to problems,” a YouTube declaration stated. “We’re dealing with fixing this and will let you understand when repaired. We excuse any hassle this might trigger and will keep you upgraded.”

Tech lovers sounded the alarm after Google’s streaming service quickly showed mistake messages and blank thumbnails on its site:

“Never ever seen YouTube down for 30+ minutes like this prior to,” Marques Brownlee, a popular YouTube video manufacturer, stated on Twitter.

“how does youtube decrease for an hour at this moment– that appears ridiculous,” tweeted New york city Times tech press reporter Mike Isaac.

The Philadelphia Authorities Department encouraged homeowners not to get in touch with emergency situation services in the middle of the failure.

“Yes, our @YouTube is down, too,” the authorities department stated on Twitter. “No, please do not call 911 – we can’t repair it.”

At 8: 00 p.m., the business revealed the site was operating once again: “We’re back! Thanks for all of your persistence,” YouTube stated in a tweet.

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki likewise asked forgiveness however did not offer extra information for the failure: “YouTube is back,” Wojcicki stated in a tweet. “Sorry to everybody who was affected. Thank you to the groups who solved this.”