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Reference EN 61000-4-8:1993/A1:2001
Title Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) - Part 4-8: Testing and measurement techniques - Power frequency magnetic field immunity test
Project Number 13023
Abstract/Scope Relates to the immunity requirements of equipment, only under operational conditions, to magnetic disturbances at power frequency related to: - residential and commercial locations - industrial installations and power plants - medium voltage and high voltage sub-stations.


Current Stage code 6060
Current Stage code date 2001-02-19
Current Stage code deadline 2001-09-01
Deadline date for vote  


Directive(s) EMC related (2004/108/EC)
Order Voucher  


IEC Technical Body IEC/SC 77B
Reference Document IEC 61000-4-8:1993/A1:2000 (EQV)
ICS 33.100.20 - Immunity
Keywords Electromagnetic compatibility; Immunity test; Power frequency magnetic field
Note EN following parallel vote * Superseded by EN 61000-4-8:2010
Special National Condition(s)  


Categories - Aspects
Product Life Cycle


Deadline Date
6060 2001-02-19 2001-09-01 export to doc file  EN
5099 2000-12-01 2001-04-01  
5061 2000-10-26 2000-12-01  
5020 2000-06-30 2000-08-15  
4099 2000-06-26 2000-06-30  
4020 1999-02-05 1999-07-15  
3099 1999-02-04 1999-07-04  

Implementation Dates

date of Ratification (DOR) (1) 2000-12-01
date of Availability (DAV) (2) 2001-02-19
date of Announcement (DOA) (3) 2001-03-01
date of Publication (DOP) (4) 2001-09-01
date of Withdrawal (DOW) (5) 2003-12-01


Superseded by EN 61000-4-8:2010
Normative reference (6)  

(1) Date of ratification (dor) date when the Technical Board notes the approval of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), from which time the standard may be said to be approved

(2) Date of availability (dav) date when the definitive text in the official language versions of an approved CEN/CENELEC publication is distributed by the Central Secretariat

(3) Date of announcement (doa) latest date by which the existence of an EN (and HD for CENELEC), a TS or a CWA has to be announced at national level

(4) Date of publication (dop) latest date by which an EN has to be implemented at national level by publication of an identical national standard or by endorsement

(5) Date of withdrawal (dow) latest date by which national standards conflicting with an EN (and HD for CENELEC) have to be withdrawn

(6) This list of normative references is purely indicative. The only official list of normative reference is the list of the published standard.