What is the difference between earth fault current and earth leakage current?


According to IEC 60947-2, Annex B (B.2.1.1 and B.2.1.2):
Earth fault current:Current flowing to earth due to an insulation fault.
Earth leakage current:
Current flowing from the live parts of the installation to earth in the absence of an insulation fault.

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