How many megajoules in 1 kilogram calorie?
The answer is 0.0041858.

We assume you are converting between **megajoule** and **kilogram calorie**.

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The SI derived unit for **energy** is the joule.

1 joule is equal to 1.0E-6 megajoules, or 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie.

Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.

Use this page to learn how to convert between megajoules and kilogram calories.

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1 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 238.90296 kilogram calorie

2 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 477.80592 kilogram calorie

3 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 716.70887 kilogram calorie

4 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 955.61183 kilogram calorie

5 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 1194.51479 kilogram calorie

6 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 1433.41775 kilogram calorie

7 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 1672.3207 kilogram calorie

8 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 1911.22366 kilogram calorie

9 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 2150.12662 kilogram calorie

10 megajoules to kilogram calorie = 2389.02958 kilogram calorie

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The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of
10^{6}, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 megajoule = 10^{6} 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).

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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