Convert Kilocalories to Megajoules

Enter your kilocalorie value in the form below to get the value calculated in megajoules.

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1 kcal = 0.004184 MJ

How to Convert Kilocalories to Megajoules

Convert kilocalories to megajoules with this simple formula:

megajoules = kilocalories × 0.004184

Converting a kilocalorie energy measurement to a megajoule measurement involves multiplying the energy by the conversion ratio to find the result. One kilocalorie is equal to 0.004184 megajoules, so to convert simply multiply by 0.004184.

For example:
5 kcal = (5 × 0.004184) = 0.02092 MJ

Kilocalories and megajoules are both units used to measure energy. Learn more about energy and find more energy measurement conversion calculators. Kilocalories are an energy measurement and can be abbreviated as kcal, for example 1 kcal. Megajoules are an SI derived unit of energy and can be abbreviated as MJ, for example 1 MJ.

Convert Megajoules to Kilocalories

Kilocalorie Measurements and Equivalent Megajoule Conversions

Common kilocalorie values converted to the equivalent megajoule value
Kilocalories Megajoules
1 kcal 0.004184 MJ
2 kcal 0.008368 MJ
3 kcal 0.012552 MJ
4 kcal 0.016736 MJ
5 kcal 0.02092 MJ
6 kcal 0.025104 MJ
7 kcal 0.029288 MJ
8 kcal 0.033472 MJ
9 kcal 0.037656 MJ
10 kcal 0.04184 MJ
11 kcal 0.046024 MJ
12 kcal 0.050208 MJ
13 kcal 0.054392 MJ
14 kcal 0.058576 MJ
15 kcal 0.06276 MJ
16 kcal 0.066944 MJ
17 kcal 0.071128 MJ
18 kcal 0.075312 MJ
19 kcal 0.079496 MJ
20 kcal 0.08368 MJ
21 kcal 0.087864 MJ
22 kcal 0.092048 MJ
23 kcal 0.096232 MJ
24 kcal 0.100416 MJ
25 kcal 0.1046 MJ
26 kcal 0.108784 MJ
27 kcal 0.112968 MJ
28 kcal 0.117152 MJ
29 kcal 0.121336 MJ
30 kcal 0.12552 MJ
31 kcal 0.129704 MJ
32 kcal 0.133888 MJ
33 kcal 0.138072 MJ
34 kcal 0.142256 MJ
35 kcal 0.14644 MJ
36 kcal 0.150624 MJ
37 kcal 0.154808 MJ
38 kcal 0.158992 MJ
39 kcal 0.163176 MJ
40 kcal 0.16736 MJ

More Kilocalorie Energy Conversions

Joules
Convert to Joules
1 kcal is equal to 4,184 joules
Convert to Kilojoules
1 kcal is equal to 4.184 kilojoules
Convert to Gigajoules
1 kcal is equal to 4.184E-6 gigajoules
Calories
Convert to Calories
1 kcal is equal to 1,000 calories
Convert to Megacalories
1 kcal is equal to 0.001 megacalories
Watts x Time
Convert to Watt-hours
1 kcal is equal to 1.162222 watt-hours
Convert to Kilowatt-hours
1 kcal is equal to 0.001162 kilowatt-hours
Convert to Megawatt-hours
1 kcal is equal to 1.1622E-6 megawatt-hours
Convert to Watt-seconds
1 kcal is equal to 4,184 watt-seconds
Thermal Units
Convert to British Thermal Units
1 kcal is equal to 3.965667 british thermal units
Convert to Million BTU
1 kcal is equal to 3.9657E-6 million BTU
Convert to Therms
1 kcal is equal to 3.9657E-5 therms
Convert to Quads
1 kcal is equal to 3.9657E-15 quads
Electronvolts
Convert to Electronvolts
1 kcal is equal to 26,113,999,999,999,999,475,712 electronvolts
Convert to Kiloelectronvolts
1 kcal is equal to 26,114,000,000,000,000,000 kiloelectronvolts
Convert to Megaelectronvolts
1 kcal is equal to 26,114,000,000,000,000 megaelectronvolts