This was the apogee of his reign.
After the satellite reached the apogee, it continued in orbit, becoming closer to the center of Earth.
Some people may argue that the apogee of human intelligence was when humans were not so reliant on technology.
Would you consider the present age the apogee of the human race?
The small town reached its apogee when the new steel mill opened.
The sun's apogee occurs at noon.
Some believe that the Bush years marked the apogee of American power.
Her political career reached its apogee in the mid 1990s.
It seems the apogee of our country has come and gone.
Last summer, my grandparents hiked to the apogee of Mount Kilimanjaro.
The apogee of my happiness was when I married the love of my life last spring.
As the gymnast reached the apogee of her catapult, cheers erupted throughout the gym.
How far away is the apogee of the moon's orbit?
Thus the apogee and perigee became two definite points of the orbit, indicated by the variations in the angular motion of the moon.
In the course of the next few months he gathered into his hands every branch of the government: he had reached the apogee of his short-lived greatness.