›› Measurement unit:

Full name: calorie [15 C]

Plural form: calories

Symbol: cal

Category type: energy

Scale factor: 4.1858


›› SI unit: joule

The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.23890295761862 .


›› Convert calorie [15 C] to another unit

Convert calorie [15 C] to  

Valid units must be of the energy type.
You can use this form to select from known units:

Convert calorie [15 C] to  


›› Definition: Calorie

15 C calorie: the amount of energy required to warm 1 g of air-free water from 14.5 C to 15.5 C at a constant pressure of 101.325 kPa (1 atm). Experimental values of this calorie ranged from 4.1852 J to 4.1858 J. The CIPM in 1950 published a mean experimental value of 4.1855 J, noting an uncertainty of 0.0005 J.


›› Sample conversions: calorie [15 C]

calorie [15 C] to gallon [U.S.] of diesel oil
calorie [15 C] to kiloton [explosive]
calorie [15 C] to gallon [UK] of kerosene type jet fuel
calorie [15 C] to gallon [U.S.] of residual fuel oil
calorie [15 C] to megawatt hour
calorie [15 C] to kilowatt hour
calorie [15 C] to wattsecond
calorie [15 C] to gigacalorie [15 C]
calorie [15 C] to attojoule
calorie [15 C] to gallon [U.S.] of kerosene type jet fuel