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Asthenosphere - Wikipedia

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The asthenosphere is the highly viscous, mechanically weak and ductilely deforming region of the upper mantle of the Earth. It lies below the lithosphere, ...

Asthenosphere - Kids Fun Science

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The asthenosphere is the layer of the Earth that lies below the lithosphere. ... Earths Crust Do you know where the youngest crust on our planet is located and  ...

What is the asthenosphere? | Reference.com

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Quick Answer. The asthenosphere is a layer of the Earth's interior that includes part of the lower crust and part of the mantle. The upper boundary of the ...

asthenosphere Facts, information, pictures - Encyclopedia.com

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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 ...

The Layers of the Earth - Planet Earth

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Asthenosphere). The temperature of the lithosphere and asthenosphere is 300 to 500 degrees celsius. The mantles temperature 4500 degrees celsius and ...

Lithosphere and Asthenosphere | CK-12 Foundation

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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 ...

asthenosphere - Infoplease

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The asthenosphere is generally located between 45–155 miles (72–250 km) beneath the earth's surface, though under the oceans it is usually much nearer the ...

Asthenosphere: Definition, Temperature & Density - Video & Lesson ...

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What Is the Asthenosphere? The asthenosphere is part of the upper mantle located below the crust of the earth. The asthenosphere boundary is primarily ...

The Earth's Layers Lesson #1

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The plates "float" on the soft, plastic mantle which is located below the crust. ... rigid lithosphere is a zone of asphalt-like consistancy called the Asthenosphere .