# ››Convert joule to kilocalorie [15 °C]

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 Did you mean to convert joules to kilocalorie [15 °C] kilocalorie [I.T.] kilocalorie [thermochemical]

How many joules in 1 kilocalorie? The answer is 4185.8.
We assume you are converting between joule and kilocalorie [15 °C].
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.000238902957619 kilocalorie.
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# ››Definition: Joule

The joule (symbol J, also called newton meter, watt second, or coulomb volt) is the SI unit of energy and work. The unit is pronounced to rhyme with "tool", and is named in honor of the physicist James Prescott Joule (1818-1889).

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