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What is the layer of the Earth?

Earth can be divided into three main layers: the core, the mantle and the crust. Each of these layers can be further divided into two parts: the inner and outer core, the upper and lower mantle and the continental and oceanic crust. Both the inner and outer core are made up of mostly iron and a little bit of nickel.

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People also ask, what are the 4 Earth layers?

See the picture below to see the four main layers of the earth: the crust, mantle, outer core, and inner core.

Also, how many layers does the earth have? four layers

Keeping this in view, what are the 7 layers of the earth?

Each layer has its own properties, composition, and characteristics that affects many of the key processes of our planet. They are, in order from the exterior to the interior – the crust, the mantle, the outer core, and the inner core.

What are the 10 layers of the earth?

If we subdivide the Earth based on rheology, we see the lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere, outer core, and inner core. However, if we differentiate the layers based on chemical variations, we lump the layers into crust, mantle, outer core, and inner core.

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