Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asthenosphere

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 ...

www.reference.com/science/asthenosphere-made-up-a0fa8d086f5af768

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 ...

www.encyclopedia.com/earth-and-environment/geology-and-oceanography/geology-and-oceanography/asthenosphere

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 ...

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

Even though it can flow, the asthenosphere is still made of solid (not liquid) rock; ... The lithosphere is broken up into rigid plates that ride on top of the flowing ...

www.kids-fun-science.com/asthenosphere.html

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 ...

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.

www.geol.umd.edu/~jmerck/galsite/research/projects/leonard/GEOSPOT2.HTM

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.

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

Feb 24, 2012 ... Is the asthenosphere made of toothpaste? Only if the toothpaste is ultramafic in composition, and then it would only be able to flow if it were ...

commons.wvc.edu/rdawes/g101ocl/basics/earthinterior.html

Sep 11, 2013 ... The chemical composition of the asthenosphere is about the same as .... Whatever the earth is made of, it must add up to the correct amount of ...

sciencing.com/different-properties-asthenosphere-lithosphere-8447830.html

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?