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Reports are also coming from: Singapore, SG; Rio de Janeiro, BR; Barcelona, ES; Balneario Picarras, BR; Barranquilla, CO; Candelaria, BR; Canela, BR; Belo Horizonte, BR; Rennes, FR; Smederevo, RS;

Recent Outage Reports

by Kiri   4 months ago

Reconnecting during any game

by Maelys   6 months ago

Connection issues that were not happening before. Keeps saying "reconnecting" whether I am on wifi or using my phone data.

by Umesh kulkarni   8 months ago

Lichess is unreachable from last week

by logan butts   10 months ago

site looks wierd

by Abdulla   10 months ago

my name not appears wih my lichess name and my current rate

by BBs   1 year ago

Not working Hmm. We’re having trouble finding that site. We can’t connect to the server at If you entered the right address, you can: Try again later Check your network connection Check that Firefox has permission to access the web (you might be connected but behind a firewall)

by AntichessGM   1 year ago

Lichess doesn't load

by Unnikrishnan. P   1 year ago

Notable tologin Server Status

Response Header
HTTP headers carry information about the client browser, the requested page and the server status
HTTP/2 200 
server: nginx
date: Wed, 12 Apr 2023 14:52:14 GMT
content-type: text/html; charset=utf-8
content-length: 29570
link: ; rel="canonical"
vary: Accept
expires: 0
set-cookie: lila2=379d072524261adabd2d2edb0c51906c2547be6a-sid=1t9vDCIaYi1WVdk1Omol2A; Max-Age=315360000; Expires=Sat, 09 Apr 2033 14:52:14 GMT; Path=/;; Secure; HTTPOnly
cache-control: no-cache, no-store, must-revalidate
strict-transport-security: max-age=63072000; includeSubDomains; preload
x-frame-options: DENY
permissions-policy: interest-cohort=()

DNS Records
DNS Resource Records associated with a hostname

The DNS is up.   We have tried pinging There are no DNS Issues detected!

Type Name Value Class TTL
A IN 3599
A IN 3599
NS IN 3600
NS IN 3600
HTTPS Encryption
HTTPS Encrypted.
Is Lichess safe?
Yes is Safe according to Google Safe Browsing
Response Time
The website responded in 0.23 seconds.
The size of the HTML webpage is 9.41 kB.
Text compression
Webpage is Compressed: The filesize is 9.41 kB.

How to Solve Down or Outage Issues

We have tried pinging using our servers and the server responded on time, indicating that there are no current problems today.

If is down for you too, the server might be overloaded or unreachable because of network problems, outages or a website maintenance is in progress.

If is UP for us but you cannot access it, try these solutions:

  1. Do a full Browser refresh of the site holding down CTRL + F5 keys at the same time on your browser
  2. Clear Your browser Cookies and Cache
  3. Fix DNS problems by Clearing your local DNS cache to make sure that you grab the most recent cache that your ISP has Location Map

  • City Gravelines

  • Region Hauts-de-France

  • Country France
Gravelines latitude: 50.9871 longitude: 2.12554

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