Interesting Info

Volcanoes and Earthquakes

The Capulin Volcano is one of many extinct volcanoes within a 3 hour drive from Amarillo. Located in the North East corner of New Mexico, you will find a scenic road that winds up the volcano to the top where there are spectacular views.

There have been 22 Earthquakes in Amarillo Since 1931

The largest recorded earthquake in Amarillo wasn’t too long ago on October 20, 2018 at magnitude 4.0, only a few miles north of downtown. Don’t worry to much, though. There’s only a 1.58% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Amarillo in the next 50 years.

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