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Stratosphere - Wikipedia

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The stratosphere is the second major layer of Earth's atmosphere, just above the troposphere, and below the mesosphere. About 20% of the atmosphere's mass ...

Earth's Atmosphere: Composition, Climate & Weather - Space.com

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Sep 19, 2012 ... Earth's atmosphere is divided into five main layers, the exosphere, the thermosphere, the mesosphere, the stratosphere and the troposphere.

Atmosphere | Troposphere | Stratosphere | Mesosphere ...

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These include the troposphere (0 to 16 km), stratosphere (16 to 50 km), ... This layer is defined by its chemical composition - where ozone is especially abundant ...

What is the percentage of gases in the stratosphere? | Reference.com

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The stratosphere is a layer of the atmosphere that consists of nearly 19 percent of ... The atmosphere consists of five layers, and its gas composition is 78 percent ...

The Stratosphere - overview | UCAR Center for Science Education

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The stratosphere is a layer of Earth's atmosphere. It is the second layer of the atmosphere as you go upward. The troposphere, the lowest layer, is right below the ...

Air Composition - UCAR Center for Science Education

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While the composition doesn't change much as you travel up through the lower layers of ... In the stratosphere, ozone molecules -- three oxygen atoms bonded ...

Atmospheric Structure

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Because the air temperature in the stratosphere increases with altitude, it does ... Above 60 miles (100 km) from Earth's surface the chemical composition of air ...

Earth's atmosphere - New World Encyclopedia

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Jul 24, 2015 ... Ozone layer (Ozonosphere): In the stratosphere, in an altitude range of about ... Composition of dry atmosphere (homosphere), by volume ...

The Structure of the Atmosphere

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This layer separates the troposphere from the stratosphere. We find the jet stream here. These are very strong winds that blow eastward. Stratosphere - 12 to 50 km - in the lower part of the stratosphere. ... History || Composition || Structure ...

Science - Regions of the Atmosphere - NOAA Stratospheric Ozone

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In this century, it has become increasingly clear that humans are influencing the chemical composition of the troposphere and stratosphere in ways that can ...