NORAD Live Santa Tracker: Here’s where to track him Christmas Eve


COVID-19 will not cease Santa from making his rounds and NORAD is monitoring Mr. Claus’ journey throughout the globe for a 66th year.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Santa Claus is coming to city.

Colorado Springs-based North America Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) is as soon as once more monitoring Kris Kringle on his journey world wide. This is the 66th year NORAD has tracked Santa’s Christmas Eve travels. 

NORAD launches its on-line Santa radar at 2 a.m. MT on Christmas Eve so youngsters and youngsters at coronary heart can track the jolly outdated elf from continent to continent.

Santa lovers can track his annual flight on the NORAD website, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and the NORAD Tracks Santa cell app.

There’s additionally a cellphone quantity to name to attain the NORAD Tracks Santa Operation Center beginning at 4 a.m. MT on Friday, Dec. 24: 1-877-466-6723.

You may also ship an e-mail to [email protected] A NORAD employees member provides you with Santa’s final identified location in a return e-mail.

The Santa Tracker program began in 1955, when a neighborhood Sears retailer in Colorado Springs printed a newspaper advert that invited youngsters to name a sure cellphone quantity to speak to Santa. The quantity was misprinted, and the calls ended up going to the Continental Air Defense Command, NORAD’s predecessor.

The colonel on obligation that evening realized the error. He ordered his officers and his troops to begin monitoring Santa utilizing our methods and telling the children where Santa was all through the evening.

“While the tradition of tracking Santa began purely by accident, NORAD continues to track Santa,” in accordance to the web site. “We’re the only organization that has the technology, the qualifications, and the people to do it. And, we love it! NORAD is honored to be Santa’s official tracker!”

As the official tracker, NORAD has the news on Santa. For occasion, their intelligence signifies Santa is at the very least 16 centuries outdated, is about 5-foot-7 and weighs about 260 kilos (earlier than cookies), in accordance to the FAQS.

And the sleigh is 74 cc (sweet canes) lengthy and carries about 60,000 tons of presents at takeoff.

As for the age-old question, “Is there a Santa Claus?” that is what NORAD has to say: “Mountains of historical data and NORAD tracking information leads us to believe that Santa Claus is alive and well in the hearts of people throughout the world.”

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