›› Convert gigajoule to kilogram calorie


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How many gigajoule in 1 kilogram calorie? The answer is 4.1858E-6.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 1.0E-9 gigajoule, or 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie.
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›› Quick conversion chart of gigajoule to kilogram calorie

1 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 238902.95762 kilogram calorie

2 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 477805.91524 kilogram calorie

3 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 716708.87286 kilogram calorie

4 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 955611.83047 kilogram calorie

5 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 1194514.78809 kilogram calorie

6 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 1433417.74571 kilogram calorie

7 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 1672320.70333 kilogram calorie

8 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 1911223.66095 kilogram calorie

9 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 2150126.61857 kilogram calorie

10 gigajoule to kilogram calorie = 2389029.57619 kilogram calorie



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›› Definition: Gigajoule

The SI prefix "giga" represents a factor of 109, or in exponential notation, 1E9.

So 1 gigajoule = 109 joules.

The definition of a joule is as follows:

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).


›› Definition: Kilogram calorie

The large calorie or kilogram calorie approximates the energy needed to increase the temperature of 1 kg of water by 1 °C. This is about 4.185 kJ, and exactly 1000 small calories.


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