Minerals in Earth's Mantle

COMPRES Image Library

This image from the COMPRES galleries shows the various mineral species that make up the composition of the mantle and how that composition varies with depth down to the core-mantle boundary.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Mineralogy, Geochemistry:Phase Equilibria/Thermodynamics
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Special Interest: Visualization
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Mineralogy, GeochemistryKeywords: diagram, earth structure, mineral chemistry