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Asked by tangocharliee | 25th Nov, 2009, 08:40: PM

Expert Answer:

The energy required for a satellite to leave its orbit around the earth and escape to infinity is called the ‘binding energy‘ for that satellite.

The total energy of a satellite revolving close to earth is


Therefore in order to escape, the satellite would require an amount of energy

So that the total energy ‘E’ becomes zero. Thus Binding Energy of satellite is

Answered by  | 25th Nov, 2009, 10:07: PM

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