Mohorovicic discontinuity


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Related to Mohorovicic discontinuity: crust, Gutenberg Discontinuity, Convection current
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the boundary between the Earth's crust and the underlying mantle

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The surface is the top of the mantle (the Mohorovicic discontinuity, see page 63), and the bottom is the core-mantle boundary (CMB).