Plate Tectonics

lithosphere
the crust and upper mantle make up the lithosphere
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crust layer facts
*3-5 miles under the ocean*-*25 miles under continents*- less than 1% of the Earth's volume*
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outter core layer facts
1400miles deep--- made of a nickle-iron alloy which is moltern
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inner core layer facts
745 miles deep and made of solid iron
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oceanisc crust
carries water bodies
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continental crust
carries land mass
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*3-5 miles under the ocean*-*25 miles under continents*- less than 1% of the Earth's volume*

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crust layer facts

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1400miles deep--- made of a nickle-iron alloy which is moltern

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745 miles deep and made of solid iron

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carries water bodies

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