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Asthenosphere - Wikipedia

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The asthenosphere is the highly viscous, mechanically weak and ductilely deforming region of ... The thickness of the asthenosphere depends mainly on the temperature. In some regions the asthenosphe...

How thick is the asthenosphere? | Reference.com

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The asthenosphere has no exact size, but the United States Geological Survey estimates it is approximately 111.85 miles (180 kilometers) thick. It is highly ...

Earthquake Glossary - asthenosphere

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The asthenosphere is the ductile part of the earth just below the lithosphere, including the upper mantle. The asthenosphere is about 180 km thick.

What is the thickness of the asthenosphere? How is it calculated ...

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The asthenosphere is a layer of the crust and mantle that is a structure that accounts for the once novel idea that large blocks of the Earth's surface move over ...

The Layers of the Earth - Planet Earth

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The Earth's crust thickness is 30 km thick. The temperature ... The temperature of the lithosphere and asthenosphere is 300 to 500 degrees celsius. The mantles ...

Structure of the Earth - HyperPhysics

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... of the Earth is but one half the thickness of one leaf of a thousand-page book. ... The lower level of the mantle is called the asthenosphere and it is softer and ...

Earth's Crust, Lithosphere and Asthenosphere - Windows to the ...

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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 ...

asthenosphere facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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Make research projects and school reports about asthenosphere easy with ... These plates tend to be about 60 mi (100 km) thick and many thousands of miles  ...

Crust and Mantle vs. Lithosphere and Asthenosphere

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asthenosphere, and mesosphere (we usually don't discuss this last layer) represent ... usually 5-10 km thick and continental crust is 33 km thick on average .

10(h) Structure of the Earth - Physical Geography

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The mantle which surrounds the core and has a thickness of 2900 kilometers. ... upper mantle, 100 to 200 kilometers below surface, is called the asthenosphere.