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The ozone layer is 1 to 3 millimeters thick, if compressed. However, the ozone itself is very diffuse, meaning it is spread out over a range of anywhere between 10 and 50 km.

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โˆ™ 2014-12-18 10:03:09

The ozone layer is a shield that extends in the stratosphere. The extension is from 20-40 km. So the thicknes can be thought as 20km.

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