Upper mantle

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The upper mantle is a part of the Earth's mantle. The upper mantle begins below the Earth's crust and it ends at a depth of around 410 kilometres. The upper mantle is made up of two sections, the lithosphere and the asthenosphere.[1]

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  1. "Mantle". National Geographic. Retrieved 2021-02-04.