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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithosphere

A lithosphere is the rigid, outermost shell of a terrestrial-type planet or natural satellite that is ... The Lithosphere-Asthenosphere boundary is defined by a difference in response to stress: the lithosphere remains rigid for very long periods of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithosphere-Asthenosphere_boundary

The Lithosphere-Asthenosphere boundary (LAB) represents a mechanical difference between layers in Earth's inner structure. Earth's inner structure can be  ...

scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=3665

The difference between asthenosphere and lithosphere is how the materials in these layers can flow. Rocks in the lithosphere are "rigid", meaning that they can  ...

www.differencebetween.net/science/differences-between-the-earths-lithosphere-and-asthenosphere

May 1, 2017 ... While the Asthenosphere, which lies beneath the lithosphere, is composed ... chemical composition, extent of melt, and difference in grain size.

ser.sese.asu.edu/GEO110/GEO110_S03/Dis2b.pdf

Lithosphere and Asthenosphere. Why do we use two names to describe the same layer of the Earth? Well, this confusion results from the different ways ...

www.differencebetween.com/difference-between-lithosphere-and-vs-asthenosphere

Feb 1, 2013 ... Lithosphere vs Asthenosphere We hardly pay any attention to the ... the differences between these two different layers that make up the part of ...

www.windows2universe.org/earth/interior/earths_crust.html

May 21, 2008 ... Crust, the upper layer of the Earth, is not always the same. Crust under the oceans is only about 5 km thick while continental crust can be up to ...

www.ck12.org/earth-science/Lithosphere-and-Asthenosphere/lesson/Lithosphere-and-Asthenosphere-HS-ES

Feb 24, 2012 ... Properties of the lithosphere and asthenosphere. ... How are crust and lithosphere different from each other? The definition of the lithosphere is ...

www.reference.com/science/difference-between-lithosphere-asthenosphere-c0a6efef3a629c7b

The lithosphere is the very top layer of the Earth's crust, while the asthenosphere is the semi-fluid layer just beneath it. The asthenosphere is found between 50 ...