- a region of cool plasma surrounding the earth, extending 8000–25,000 miles (13,000–40,000 km) into space, and bounded by the plasmapause.
Origin of plasmasphere
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The plasmasphere of Eisberg differed from that of Earth in two ways.Unwise Child
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