What is the importance of the asthenosphere?

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The asthenosphere is important because it is the semi-solid molten metal that causes the movement of tectonic plates. This is also the place where the magma is ejected. The low pressure allows the rocks to melt quickly and flow upward.

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Celine Gabrielle G. DinoHOMEWORK IN GEOL 111. What is the importance of the asthenosphere?The asthenosphere is important because it is the semi-solidmolten metalthat causes the movement oftectonic plates. This is also the place where the magma is ejected. The low pressure allows the rock

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