Are you children patiently awaiting the arrival of Santa Claus? Have your children ever asked where he was throughout Christmas Eve?

Well, you can find out exactly where Santa Claus is on high one-night journey around the world with a little help from the North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD, through the official NORAD Santa Tracker.

Families can log into the website on their desktop computer, tablet or smartphone to

Once at the site a map is displayed where it shows all the locations where Santa Claus and his eight reindeer have been spotted. Early Thursday morning as this report is being written, Santa was spotted in Bangkok, Thailand, where it is already early Christmas morning.

This website also features games, music, movies, a library and gift shop to keep your children entertained throughout the day and evening.

As Christmas eve here in Texas becoming event, Santa Tracker will be able to give your family a closer look as when Santa will arrive.

Brent Addleman is managing editor of the Glen Rose Reporter. He can be reached at 254-897-2282 or email to Follow him on Twitter: @GRR_Editor.