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The Interior of the Earth
This United States Geological Survey (USGS) publication discusses the interior of the Earth, including the mantle and the core. The use of earthquake waves to determine the interior structure of the Earth, as well as how the Moon relates to the Earth's structure are explained.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Dataset:
    • Remotely sensed
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
    • Geophysics
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Information presented on this website is considered public information and may be distributed or copied. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credit is requested.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-001-512
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Mr Eugene C. Robertson
United States Geological Survey

Contact: USGS Information Services