The thickness of the crust under the alps

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The crust underneath the ocean is called the Oceanic Crust which is made up of basalt rocks while the crust underneath the mountains is tje Continental Crust which is made up of granite rocks
No, ocean's crust is thinner than continental crust

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Continental crust is also less dense than oceanic crust, though it is considerably thicker; mostly 35 to 40 km versus the average oceanic thickness of around 7-10 km. ... This forms a keel or mountain root beneath the mountain range, which is where the thickest crust is found.

If it is under the alps, the crust will be 100 kilometers thick.


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