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A woman monitors Santa Claus' progress on Christmas Eve from Washington. The Santa tracker shown on the left-hand screen was set up by Google, while the tracker on the right was set up by the North American Aerospace Defense Command, or NORAD.

LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – The Norad Santa Tracker 2012 is enabling kids to track Santa right now online. The Norad Santa Tracker is prompting USA anticipation of Santa Claus' arrival in the coming hours, with Santa having just departed mainland Europe

Sure, Google's not in the Santa Tracking NORAD cabal anymore, but that's not stopping it from rolling out St. Nicholas-related goodies. It just launched.

The Google Santa Tracker lets you follow Santa Claus as he delivers presents in real time. The dashboard shows where Mr. Claus is going, where he's been, how many presents he's delivered, how far he has traveled, and fun statuses like “Mmm those