What Is the Asthenosphere Made up of?

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The asthenosphere is a part of the Earth's mantle, lying just below the crust and the lithosphere. The asthenosphere is made up of rock, and it contains more iron and magnesium than the crust above it. You can find more information here: http://www.geologicalglossary.com/asthenosphere.html
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well the asthenosphere is made of a material that is easy to flow through so is like cake frosting or jello. i hope that i helped.
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Most of the asthenosphere is made mostly of minerals that are still in a
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It can be also called SiMa layer or Lower Continental crust. It is basaltic in composition and rich in silica and magnesium. NOTE: asthenosphere is the layer beneath the lithosphere
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Olivines, pyroxenes, spinels, and garnets Anonymous
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