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The Earth's mantle contains silicon, magnesium, oxygen, iron, calcium, aluminum, oxides and silicate compounds.

Mantle (geology) - Wikipedia

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The mantle is a layer inside a terrestrial planet and some other rocky planetary bodies. ... of Jupiter (Ganymede and Callisto), as well as Titan and Triton each have a mantle made of ice or other s...

What is the Earth's Mantle Made Of? - Universe Today

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Mar 25, 2016 ... Like all the other terrestrial planets, (Mercury, Venus, and Mars) the Earth is made up of many layers. This is the result of it undergoing ...

What is the Earth's mantle made of? | Reference.com

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The Earth's mantle is made primarily of solid rock. All of this rock is comprised of a variety of oxides. Their atomic elements include oxygen, silicon and ...

The Earth's mantle - Geology For Kids - By KidsGeo.com

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Traveling beyond the Earth's crust, we next encounter the mantle. The mantle extends to a depth of approximately 1,800 miles (2897km), and is made of a thick , ...

What is Earth made of? | Cool Cosmos

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Deep inside Earth, near its center, lies Earth's core which is mostly made up of nickel and iron. Above the core is Earth's mantle, which is made up of rock ...

mantle - National Geographic Society

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Aug 11, 2015 ... The mantle lies between Earth's dense, super-heated core and its thin ... the mantle is characterized by peridotite, a rock mostly made up of the ...

What is Earth Made Of? - Space.com

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Sep 26, 2012 ... The structure of the Earth is like an onion; it has multiple layers. Earth's layers consist of the crust, mantle and core. Several elements make up ...

Earth's mantle | Britannica.com

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The mantle comprises that part of the Earth between the Mohorovičić and the ... it was proposed long ago that part of the upper mantle might be made of eclogite.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: The structure of the Earth

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The Earth consists of four concentric layers: inner core, outer core, mantle and crust. The crust is made up of tectonic plates, which are in constant motion.