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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithosphere

A lithosphere is the rigid, outermost shell of a terrestrial-type planet or natural satellite that is defined by its rigid mechanical properties. On Earth, it is composed ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/lithosphere

May 20, 2015 ... The lithosphere is the solid, outer part of the Earth, including the brittle upper portion of the mantle and the crust.

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www.physicalgeography.net/fundamentals/10h.html

The lithosphere is a layer that includes the crust and the upper most portion of the mantle (Figure 10h-2). This layer is about 100 kilometers thick and has the ...

www.slideshare.net/angelabentley/lithosphere-11583593

Feb 15, 2012 ... Geology of the lithosphereThe lithosphere is the outer solid part of the earth, .... Describe the pattern of lithospheric thickness using the diagram ...

www.thoughtco.com/the-four-spheres-of-the-earth-1435323

Apr 10, 2017 ... The area near the surface of the earth can be divided up into four inter-connected "geo-spheres": the lithosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere, and ...

www.iris.edu/hq/files/programs/education_and_outreach/aotm/11/2a.PlateBoundaries_Background.pdf

each other the lithosphere thins and tears. At these ... plate boundaries new oceanic lithosphere is created in the .... diagram are greatly exaggerated to show.

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

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 ...

greenforecast.com/spheres-of-the-earth-understanding-how-we-model-earth

Apr 2, 2013 ... The Spheres of the Earth: Our Hydrosphere, Biosphere, Lithosphere, ... upon and affect one another, as visible in the diagram above. You can ...