# Convert Mechanical Horsepower to Megawatts

Enter your mechanical horsepower value in the form below to get the value calculated in megawatts.

**Results in Megawatts:**

## How to Convert Mechanical Horsepower to Megawatts

Convert mechanical horsepower to megawatts with this simple formula:

Converting a mechanical horsepower power measurement to a megawatt measurement involves multiplying the power by the conversion ratio to find the result. One mechanical horsepower is equal to 0.000746 megawatts, so to convert simply multiply by 0.000746.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 mechanical horsepower to megawatts using the formula above.

Mechanical horsepower and megawatts are both units used to measure power.
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Mechanical horsepower is a power measurement and can be abbreviated as *hp(I)*, for example 1 hp(I).
Megawatts are a power measurement and can be abbreviated as *MW*, for example 1 MW.

Mechanical horsepower is often used to measure the output of engines and motors in North America and is equal to 745.69987158227022 watts, or joules per second. Electric horsepower is used to measure the output of electric motors and other electrical machines, and is equal to exactly 746 watts.

Check out our HP to amps calculator to convert power to current.

## Mechanical Horsepower Measurements and Equivalent Megawatt Conversions

Mechanical Horsepower | Megawatts |
---|---|

1 hp(I) | 0.000746 MW |

2 hp(I) | 0.001491 MW |

3 hp(I) | 0.002237 MW |

4 hp(I) | 0.002983 MW |

5 hp(I) | 0.003728 MW |

6 hp(I) | 0.004474 MW |

7 hp(I) | 0.00522 MW |

8 hp(I) | 0.005966 MW |

9 hp(I) | 0.006711 MW |

10 hp(I) | 0.007457 MW |

11 hp(I) | 0.008203 MW |

12 hp(I) | 0.008948 MW |

13 hp(I) | 0.009694 MW |

14 hp(I) | 0.01044 MW |

15 hp(I) | 0.011185 MW |

16 hp(I) | 0.011931 MW |

17 hp(I) | 0.012677 MW |

18 hp(I) | 0.013423 MW |

19 hp(I) | 0.014168 MW |

20 hp(I) | 0.014914 MW |

21 hp(I) | 0.01566 MW |

22 hp(I) | 0.016405 MW |

23 hp(I) | 0.017151 MW |

24 hp(I) | 0.017897 MW |

25 hp(I) | 0.018642 MW |

26 hp(I) | 0.019388 MW |

27 hp(I) | 0.020134 MW |

28 hp(I) | 0.02088 MW |

29 hp(I) | 0.021625 MW |

30 hp(I) | 0.022371 MW |

31 hp(I) | 0.023117 MW |

32 hp(I) | 0.023862 MW |

33 hp(I) | 0.024608 MW |

34 hp(I) | 0.025354 MW |

35 hp(I) | 0.026099 MW |

36 hp(I) | 0.026845 MW |

37 hp(I) | 0.027591 MW |

38 hp(I) | 0.028337 MW |

39 hp(I) | 0.029082 MW |

40 hp(I) | 0.029828 MW |

## More Mechanical Horsepower Power Conversions

- Convert to Watts
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 745.699872 watts
- Convert to Microwatts
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 745,699,871.6 microwatts
- Convert to Milliwatts
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 745,699.9 milliwatts
- Convert to Kilowatts
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 0.7457 kilowatts
- Convert to Electric Horsepower
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 0.999598 electric horsepower
- Convert to Btu Per Hour
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 2,544.43 btu per hour
- Convert to Kilocalories Per Hour
- 1 hp(I) is equal to 641.615691 kilocalories per hour