›› Measurement unit: kcal

Full name: kilocalorie [15 °C]

Plural form: kilocalories

Symbol: kcal

Alternate spelling: kcals

Category type: energy

Scale factor: 4185.8


›› Similar units

kilocalorie [15 °C]
kilocalorie [I.T.]
kilocalorie [thermochemical]
kilogram calorie


›› SI unit: joule

The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.000238902957619 kcal.


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