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The asthenosphere is the highly viscous, mechanically weak and ductilely deforming region of ... Jump up ^ Lev Eppelbaum; Izzy Kutasov; Arkady Pilchin ( 29 April 2014). Applied Geothermics.Lev Eppelbaum; Izzy Kutasov; Arkady Pilchin (29 ...

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The asthenosphere is made up of mafic and ultramafic rocks. It has the same material as the upper lithosphere, but the material in the asthenosphere is in a ...

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The asthenosphere is the layer of the Earth that lies below the lithosphere. ... Earths Interior Our planet is made up of many layers and scientists working as ...

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Jan 21, 2013 ... Even though it can flow, the asthenosphere is still made of solid (not ... The lithosphere is broken up into rigid plates that ride on top of the ...

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The fragile melting point pressure balance in the asthenosphere is reflected in the estimate made by some geologists that up to 10% of the asthenospheric ...

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

May 21, 2008 ... The tectonic plates are made up of Earth's crust and the upper part of ... on top of a somewhat fluid part of the mantle called the asthenosphere.

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Apr 25, 2017 ... The lithosphere and asthenosphere form the upper two layers of the earth. The lithosphere ... This rock is similar in composition to the asthenosphere, but it is cooler and less fluid. ... What Is the Earth's Mantel Made Out of?

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The asthenosphere in turn surrounds the mesosphere--the Earth's molten inner ... are forced apart as molten rock or magma pushes up from the asthenosphere.

hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/Geophys/earthstruct.html

The lower level of the mantle is called the asthenosphere and it is softer and weaker, ... The continental crust is made up of lighter granitic rock, while deep- sea ...