Different Bible versions, by which we mean English translations, differ broadly in how they render the original languages. A lot of people use this as an excuse to discount the Bible as being inaccurate and unreliable.
In a similar manner to that in which God said: Let there be light, the light was a reaction to nuclear fusion; when God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, it was a reaction to the creation of of gravity.
There is a description of the core accretion model in the Hebrew text of Job 28:3. We make a systematic survey of the text, and bring forth this meaning.
The shadow of death: וְצַלְמָֽוֶת - tsalmaveth [death-like shadow, deep shadow] meaning to roll or tumble down. i.e. sink, sinking in the shadow of death.
It's surrounded by stones in thick darkness. What darkness? The gloom of the underworld, sheol, the underworld realm of the dead. The deep places of the Earth.
Generally; the common stone of the field; a stone which may be thrown with the hand.
The hollow place or the inside of a chariot; also of an altar where the fire is kept. Mass is surrounded by the hollow interior of the Earth where there's fire?
It, referring back to the subject of Part A of the couplet in Job 28:3, is either mass or time.
In this case shell is referring to a layer of sediment, or layers of sediment which are stratified.
Setteth: שָׂ֤ם - sum [to put, place, set] The mass is in motion. It has been set in a place or it is in motion towards the place where it is to be set. This is the 3rd Hebrew concept of gravity which we have identified.