Who can see my Facebook profile picture and cover photo?

Your current profile picture and cover photo are public, so they can be seen by anyone on or off Facebook. Learn more about adding or changing your profile picture or cover photo.
When you add or change your profile picture or cover photo, they can appear in a few different places on Facebook:
  • They'll be posted on your timeline and may show up in your friends' News Feeds.
  • Your profile picture will appear in your Profile Pictures album. Your cover photo will appear in your Cover Photos album.
  • A thumbnail version of your profile picture will appear next to your name in different places throughout Facebook. This helps friends identify your posts and comments on Facebook.
You can adjust the privacy settings for a photo you've used as a profile picture or cover photo in the past.
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