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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asthenosphere

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 asthenosphere could extend as deep as 700 km ...

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The asthenosphere is a layer of the inner earth where the crust begins to melt into the mantle. This lesson will discuss the important properties...

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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 ...

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The temperature increases with depth down to the top of the asthenosphere, where the temperature is about 1,280 degrees Celsius (2,336 degrees Fahrenheit).

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This property is caused by the interaction of temperature and pressure on asthenospheric materials. Any rock will, of course, melt if its temperature is raised to a ...

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2015JB011917/full

Dec 19, 2015 ... Temperature, lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary, and heat flux beneath the Antarctic Plate inferred from seismic velocities ...

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Another indicator of heat flow is the increase in temperature with depth inside deep ... This zone, where rock is soft enough to flow, is called the asthenosphere.

www.reference.com/science/temperature-asthenosphere-bb69c456c3232b9e

The temperature of the asthenosphere begins at a little over 1600 degrees Fahrenheit but does not rise above 6700 degrees F. It lies beneath the lithosphere or ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/mantle

Aug 11, 2015 ... The temperature of the mantle varies greatly, from 1000° Celsius (1832° ... The temperature and pressure of the asthenosphere are so high that ...

www.geolsoc.org.uk/Plate-Tectonics/Chap2-What-is-a-Plate/Mechanical-properties-lithosphere-and-asthenosphere

Mechanical properties - 'lithosphere' and 'asthenosphere' ... The rocks remain solid at depth despite their temperature because of the extreme pressures acting  ...