The Earth's Structure

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What is the inner core made of?
Solid iron and nickel
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What is the outer core made of?
Liquid iron and nickel
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How hot is the core?
5,500 degrees C
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How thick is the mantle?
2,900km thick
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What is the mantle made of?
Semi-molten rock
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How thick is the oceanic crust?
7-10km thick
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How thick is the continental crust?
35-40km thick
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Liquid iron and nickel

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How thick is the mantle?

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What is the mantle made of?

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