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A lithosphere is the rigid, outermost shell of a terrestrial-type planet or natural satellite that is ... The temperature at which olivine begins to deform viscously (~ 1000 °C) is often used to...

Temperature of Earth's Lithosphere | The Classroom | Synonym

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Plate tectonic theory teaches that the Earth is divided into layers called crust, mantle and core, with continents and ocean basins made of different kinds of crust.

The Layers of the Earth - Planet Earth

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The temperature of the crust is 2oo degrees Celsius (392 Fahrenheit) to 400 degrees ... The temperature of the lithosphere and asthenosphere is 300 to 500 ...

lithosphere Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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Below the lithosphere, the temperature is believed to reach 1,832°F (1,000°C), which is warm enough to allow rock material to flow if pressurized. Seismic ...

Thermal structure of oceanic and continental lithosphere

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Apr 8, 2005 ... In contrast, in oceanic lithosphere earthquakes commonly occur ... thermal conductivity lowers the temperature within the oceanic lithosphere.

lithosphere - National Geographic Society

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May 20, 2015 ... The lithosphere is the solid, outer part of the Earth, including the brittle ... The “ thermal lithosphere” measures its temperature and the thermal ...

Composition, temperature, and thickness of the lithosphere of the ...

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It is supposed that the temperature inversion can be removed by gradual fertilization of the mantle with depth. In this case, the craton lithosphere should be  ...

Temperature as a function of depth in lithosphere. : Heat-pipe Earth ...

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Sep 26, 2013 ... Temperature as a function of depth in lithosphere. Three downward advection rates (0.1, 1 and 10 mm yr<sup>−1</sup>) are shown, each for three ...

Temperature, lithosphere-asthenosphere boundary, and heat flux ...

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Dec 19, 2015 ... Abstract. We estimate the upper mantle temperature of the Antarctic Plate based on the thermoelastic properties of mantle minerals and S ...

6.05 Heat Flow and Thermal Structure of the Lithosphere

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Regional Variations of Heat Flow and Lithospheric Temperatures. 234. 6.05.4.5 ... Continental Lithosphere in Transient Thermal Conditions. 238. 6.05.5.1.

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Density & Temperature of the Lithosphere | The Classroom | Synonym

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Translated from its Latin roots, the word "lithosphere" means "sphere of rock." Earth's lithosphere encompasses rock that forms the surface layer of the crust and ...

What is the lithosphere's average temperature? | Reference.com

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The temperature where the lithosphere transitions into the asthenosphere would be about 600ºC to 1200ºC. That is where peridotites, or mantle rocks, start to ...

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Sep 29, 2010 ... The lithosphere includes Earth's crust and parts of the upper mantle (see ... Estimates of the temperatures in the deep interior of Earth range ...