›› Convert kilogram calorie to kilojoule

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How many kilogram calorie in 1 kilojoule? The answer is 0.23890295761862.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie, or 0.001 kilojoule.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilogram calorie to kilojoule

1 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 4.1858 kilojoule

5 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 20.929 kilojoule

10 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 41.858 kilojoule

15 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 62.787 kilojoule

20 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 83.716 kilojoule

25 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 104.645 kilojoule

30 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 125.574 kilojoule

40 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 167.432 kilojoule

50 kilogram calorie to kilojoule = 209.29 kilojoule

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›› 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.

›› Definition: Kilojoule

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of 103, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilojoule = 103 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).

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