Structure of the atmosphere


The atmosphere is an integral part of the earth.

It surrounds the earth from all sides.

Generally it extends upto about 1600 kilometres from the earths surface.

97 percent of the total amount of weight of the atmosphere is limited upto the height of about 30 kilometres.

The atmosphere can be divided into five layers according to the diversity of temperature and density.

Troposphere

Stratosphere

Mesosphere

Ionosphere

Exosphere