How many kilogram calorie in 1 dekatherm?
The answer is 252055.97496297.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie, or 9.4781707774915E-10 dekatherm.
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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.
10 therms are known as a decatherm (sometimes, dekatherm commonly abbreviated Dth), which is 1000000 Btu.
Note in this case, we define this based on therm [Europe] not therm [U.S.] since the exact number is slightly different for each case.
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