›› Convert kilogram calorie to megajoule


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How many kilogram calorie in 1 megajoule? The answer is 238.90295761862.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie, or 1.0E-6 megajoule.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilogram calorie to megajoule

1 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 0.00419 megajoule

10 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 0.04186 megajoule

50 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 0.20929 megajoule

100 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 0.41858 megajoule

200 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 0.83716 megajoule

500 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 2.0929 megajoule

1000 kilogram calorie to megajoule = 4.1858 megajoule



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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: Megajoule

The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of 106, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 megajoule = 106 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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