NORAD Santa Tracker Site Is Up And Running

The countdown has begun.

By Marilyn Nelson on December 4, 2017
(Photo by Kenn Mann/USAF/Getty Images)

Good news Santa Tracker fans, NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) has launched it’s website so your family can track Santa’s journey across the globe – in eight languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese and Chinese.

Since Christmas is still several days away, there are fun games and other activities for both kids and adults. You can see as a personalized message from Santa, elf yourself and print out coloring pages for everyone.

NORAD’s Santa cam will show Santa’s route across the world starting at 12:01 [MT], and at 4 a.m. kids can call a live operator at 1-877-Hi-NORAD (1-877-446-6723) to ask about Santa’s location.

Also on Christmas Eve, children can get updates via email to and OnStar subscribers can press the OnStar button in their cars for Santa updates.

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