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What are two facts about the troposphere?
May 18, 2011 12:14AM
- The troposphere is the lowest part of Earth's atmosphere.
- It contains about 75% of the atmosphere's mass.
- It also contains about 99% of the atmosphere's water vapour and aerosols.
- Most weather phenomena occur in the troposphere.
- It ranges in thickness from 8km at the poles to 16km over the equator.