# Kilovolt Conversion Calculator

Enter a value in kilovolts below to convert to another unit of voltage.

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## What Is a Kilovolt?

A kilovolt is a unit used to measure voltage.

The kilovolt is a multiple of the volt, which is the SI derived unit for voltage. In the metric system, "kilo" is the prefix for thousands, or 103. Kilovolts can be abbreviated as kV; for example, 1 kilovolt can be written as 1 kV.

## How Much Is a Kilovolt?

One kilovolt is equal to 1,000 volts, which are the potential difference that would move one ampere of current against one ohm of resistance.

## How to Convert Kilovolts

To convert kilovolts to another unit of voltage, you need to multiply the value by a conversion factor. A conversion factor is a numerical value used to change the units of a measurement without changing the value.[1]

You can find the conversion factors for kilovolts in the conversion table below.

Then, multiply the voltage measurement by the conversion factor to find the equivalent value in the desired unit of measurement.

kilovolts × conversion factor = result

You can also use a calculator, such as one of the converters below, for the conversion.

## Kilovolt Conversion Table

Common kilovolt values and equivalent imperial and metric voltage measurements
kilovolts nanovolts microvolts millivolts volts megavolts gigavolts statvolts abvolts
1 kV 1,000,000,000,000 nV 1,000,000,000 µV 1,000,000 mV 1,000 V 0.001 MV 0.000001 GV 3.335641 stV 100,000,000,000 abV
2 kV 2,000,000,000,000 nV 2,000,000,000 µV 2,000,000 mV 2,000 V 0.002 MV 0.000002 GV 6.671282 stV 200,000,000,000 abV
3 kV 3,000,000,000,000 nV 3,000,000,000 µV 3,000,000 mV 3,000 V 0.003 MV 0.000003 GV 10.006923 stV 300,000,000,000 abV
4 kV 4,000,000,000,000 nV 4,000,000,000 µV 4,000,000 mV 4,000 V 0.004 MV 0.000004 GV 13.342564 stV 400,000,000,000 abV
5 kV 5,000,000,000,000 nV 5,000,000,000 µV 5,000,000 mV 5,000 V 0.005 MV 0.000005 GV 16.678205 stV 500,000,000,000 abV
6 kV 6,000,000,000,000 nV 6,000,000,000 µV 6,000,000 mV 6,000 V 0.006 MV 0.000006 GV 20.013846 stV 600,000,000,000 abV
7 kV 7,000,000,000,000 nV 7,000,000,000 µV 7,000,000 mV 7,000 V 0.007 MV 0.000007 GV 23.349487 stV 700,000,000,000 abV
8 kV 8,000,000,000,000 nV 8,000,000,000 µV 8,000,000 mV 8,000 V 0.008 MV 0.000008 GV 26.685128 stV 800,000,000,000 abV
9 kV 9,000,000,000,000 nV 9,000,000,000 µV 9,000,000 mV 9,000 V 0.009 MV 0.000009 GV 30.020769 stV 900,000,000,000 abV
10 kV 10,000,000,000,000 nV 10,000,000,000 µV 10,000,000 mV 10,000 V 0.01 MV 0.00001 GV 33.35641 stV 1,000,000,000,000 abV
11 kV 11,000,000,000,000 nV 11,000,000,000 µV 11,000,000 mV 11,000 V 0.011 MV 0.000011 GV 36.69205 stV 1,100,000,000,000 abV
12 kV 12,000,000,000,000 nV 12,000,000,000 µV 12,000,000 mV 12,000 V 0.012 MV 0.000012 GV 40.027691 stV 1,200,000,000,000 abV
13 kV 13,000,000,000,000 nV 13,000,000,000 µV 13,000,000 mV 13,000 V 0.013 MV 0.000013 GV 43.363332 stV 1,300,000,000,000 abV
14 kV 14,000,000,000,000 nV 14,000,000,000 µV 14,000,000 mV 14,000 V 0.014 MV 0.000014 GV 46.698973 stV 1,400,000,000,000 abV
15 kV 15,000,000,000,000 nV 15,000,000,000 µV 15,000,000 mV 15,000 V 0.015 MV 0.000015 GV 50.034614 stV 1,500,000,000,000 abV
16 kV 16,000,000,000,000 nV 16,000,000,000 µV 16,000,000 mV 16,000 V 0.016 MV 0.000016 GV 53.370255 stV 1,600,000,000,000 abV
17 kV 17,000,000,000,000 nV 17,000,000,000 µV 17,000,000 mV 17,000 V 0.017 MV 0.000017 GV 56.705896 stV 1,700,000,000,000 abV
18 kV 18,000,000,000,000 nV 18,000,000,000 µV 18,000,000 mV 18,000 V 0.018 MV 0.000018 GV 60.041537 stV 1,800,000,000,000 abV
19 kV 19,000,000,000,000 nV 19,000,000,000 µV 19,000,000 mV 19,000 V 0.019 MV 0.000019 GV 63.377178 stV 1,900,000,000,000 abV
20 kV 20,000,000,000,000 nV 20,000,000,000 µV 20,000,000 mV 20,000 V 0.02 MV 0.00002 GV 66.712819 stV 2,000,000,000,000 abV

## Kilovolt Conversion Calculators

You can also convert voltage using one of our kilovolt converters below.

SI Units
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## References

1. National Institute of Standards & Technology, Unit Conversion, https://www.nist.gov/pml/owm/metric-si/unit-conversion

## Other Voltage Units

SI Units
Centimetre–Gram–Second Units