# If electric field in a point is zero, is it possible that the potential of the point is also zero?

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Mar 24, 2017

#### Answer:

Yes. That's very much possible.

#### Explanation:

The electric field can be expressed as the negative of the gradient of a potential function ,

Where

A zero electric field at some point implies,

Well, the potential is a constant which may be zero or non zero.