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Fourth and last layer absorbs highly energetic solar radiation
radius - 3,480 km, liquid iron, reason for the magnetic field
layer that makes up nearly 70% of Earth’s interior, composed of oxygen, silicon, and magnesium
Outermost layer where the atmosphere begins to blend into space
outermost layer of Earth
Where tectonic plates slide past each other
Layer that is closest to the Earth’s surface
3.8 billion years ago to 2.5 billion years ago
543 million years ago to today
Movement of air due to changes in air pressure
2.5 billion years ago to 543 million years ago
31 to 50 miles above the surface, is the coldest layer
Wind is deflected by Earth spinning on its axis
Located 15 miles above the surface, is very thin
Where two plates move apart
tiny particles and droplets of liquids
4.6 billion years ago to 3.8 billion years ago
Where two plates move toward each other

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