Abundance of Elements : Earth's crust, Sea and Human body

see also2D graph; 3D graphs (1) & (2) 

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human body only

 

 

ELEMENT

ELEMENT ABUNDANCE / ppm

 

ELEMENT

ELEMENT ABUNDANCE / ppm

Earth's crust

Sea

Human body

 

Earth's crust

Sea

Human body

mg/kg

mg/L

mg/kg

 

mg/kg

mg/L

mg/kg

Ac

Actinium

5.5

E-10

 

N

Nitrogen

1.9

E+01

5

E-01

1.32

E+04

Ag

Silver

7.5

E-02

4

E-05

 

Na

Sodium

2.36

E+04

1.08

E+04

1.39

E+03

Al

Aluminum

8.23

E+04

2

E-03

6.51

E-01

 

Nb

Niobium

2.0

E+01

1

E-05

Ar

Argon

3.5

E+00

4.5

E-01

 

Nd

Neodymium

4.15

E+01

2.8

E-06

As

Arsenic

1.8

E+00

3.7

E-03

1.08

E-02

 

Ne

Neon

5

E-03

1.2

E-04

Au

Gold

4

E-03

4

E-06

9.50

E-02

 

Ni

Nickel

8.4

E+01

5.6

E-04

1.42

E-01

B

Boron

1.0

E+01

4.44

E+00

5.22

E-02

 

O

Oxygen

4.61

E+05

8.57

E+05

6.21

E+05

Ba

Barium

4.25

E+02

1.3

E-02

2.62

E-01

 

Os

Osmium

1.5

E-03

Be

Beryllium

2.8

E+00

5.6

E-06

6.52

E-04

 

P

Phosphorus

1.05

E+03

6

E-02

7.17

E+03

Bi

Bismuth

8.5

E-03

2

E-05

 

Pa

Protactinium

1.4

E-06

5

E-11

Br

Bromine

2.4

E+00

6.73

E+01

3.86

E+00

 

Pb

Lead

1.4

E+01

3

E-05

1.50

E+00

C

Carbon

2.00

E+02

2.8

E+01

2.33

E+05

 

Pd

Palladium

1.5

E-02

Ca

Calcium

4.15

E+04

4.12

E+02

1.55

E+04

 

Po

Polonium

2

E-10

1.5

E-14

Cd

Cadmium

1.5

E-01

1.1

E-04

8.14

E-01

 

Pr

Praseodymium

9.2

E+00

6.4

E-07

Ce

Cerium

6.65

E+01

1.2

E-06

 

Pt

Platinum

5

E-03

Cl

Chlorine

1.45

E+02

1.94

E+04

1.37

E+03

 

Ra

Radium

9

E-07

8.9

E-11

4.28

E-10

Co

Cobalt

2.5

E+01

2

E-05

2.84

E-02

 

Rb

Rubidium

9.0

E+01

1.2

E-01

4.54

E+00

Cr

Chromium

1.02

E+02

3

E-04

7.53

E-03

 

Re

Rhenium

7

E-04

4

E-06

Cs

Cesium

3

E+00

3

E-04

2.24

E-02

 

Rh

Rhodium

1

E-03

Cu

Copper

6.0

E+01

2.5

E-04

1.07

E+00

 

Rn

Radon

4

E-13

6

E-16

Dy

Dysprosium

5.2

E+00

9.1

E-07

 

Ru

Ruthenium

1

E-03

7

E-07

Er

Erbium

3.5

E+00

8.7

E-07

 

S

Sulfur

3.50

E+02

9.05

E+02

3.01

E+03

Eu

Europium

2.0

E+00

1.3

E-07

 

Sb

Antimony

2

E-01

2.4

E-04

F

Fluorine

5.85

E+02

1.3

E+00

3.80

E+01

 

Sc

Scandium

2.2

E+01

6

E-07

Fe

Iron

5.63

E+04

2

E-03

6.06

E+01

 

Se

Selenium

5

E-02

2

E-04

5.71

E-03

Ga

Gallium

1.9

E+01

3

E-05

 

Si

Silicon

2.82

E+05

2.2

E+00

2.64

E+02

Gd

Gadolinium

6.2

E+00

7

E-07

 

Sm

Samarium

7.05

E+00

4.5

E-07

Ge

Germanium

1.5

E+00

5

E-05

 

Sn

Tin

2.3

E+00

4

E-04

1.15

E-01

H

Hydrogen

1.4

E+03

1.08

E+05

1.03

E+05

 

Sr

Strontium

3.70

E+02

7.9

E+00

4.65

E+00

He

Helium

8

E-03

7

E-06

 

Ta

Tantalum

2.0

E+00

2

E-06

Hf

Hafnium

3.0

E+00

7

E-07

 

Tb

Terbium

1.2

E+00

1.4

E-07

Hg

Mercury

8.5

E-02

3

E-05

2.90

E-02

 

Te

Tellurium

1

E-03

Ho

Holmium

1.3

E+00

2.2

E-07

 

Th

Thorium

9.6

E+00

1

E-06

I

Iodine

4.5

E-01

6

E-02

1.53

E-01

 

Ti

Titanium

5.65

E+03

1

E-03

In

Indium

2.5

E-01

2

E-02

 

Tl

Thallium

8.5

E-01

1.9

E-05

Ir

Iridium

1

E-03

 

Tm

Thulium

5.2

E-01

1.7

E-07

K

Potassium

2.09

E+04

3.99

E+02

2.07

E+03

 

U

Uranium

2.7

E+00

3.2

E-03

1.15

E-03

Kr

Krypton

1

E-04

2.1

E-04

 

V

Vanadium

1.20

E+02

2.5

E-03

9.83

E-04

La

Lanthanum

3.9

E+01

3.4

E-06

 

W

Wolfram

1.25

E+00

1

E-04

Li

Lithium

2.0

E+01

1.8

E-01

1.67

E-02

 

Xe

Xenon

3

E-05

5

E-05

Lu

Lutetium

8

E-01

1.5

E-07

 

Y

Yttrium

3.3

E+01

1.3

E-05

Mg

Magnesium

2.33

E+04

1.29

E+03

2.76

E+02

 

Yb

Ytterbium

3.2

E+00

8.2

E-07

Mn

Manganese

9.50

E+02

2

E-04

1.33

E-01

 

Zn

Zinc

7.0

E+01

4.9

E-03

3.31

E+01

Mo

Molybdenum

1.2

E+00

1

E-02

6.94

E-03

 

Zr

Zirconium

1.35

E+02

3

E-05

4.40

E-02

 

 
UPDATED : 2004-11-21 WEBSITE  EDITOR : Krešimir J. Adamić