Convert Megacalories to Joules

Enter your megacalorie value in the form below to get the value calculated in joules.

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1 Mcal = 4,184,000 J

How to Convert Megacalories to Joules

Convert megacalories to joules with this simple formula:

joules = megacalories × 4,184,000

Converting a megacalorie energy measurement to a joule measurement involves multiplying the energy by the conversion ratio to find the result. One megacalorie is equal to 4,184,000 joules, so to convert simply multiply by 4,184,000.

For example, here's how to convert 5 megacalories to joules using the formula above.
5 Mcal = (5 × 4,184,000) = 20,920,000 J

Megacalories and joules are both units used to measure energy. Learn more about energy and find more energy measurement conversion calculators. Megacalories are an energy measurement and can be abbreviated as Mcal, for example 1 Mcal. Joules are an SI derived unit of energy and can be abbreviated as J, for example 1 J.

Convert Joules to Megacalories

Megacalorie Measurements and Equivalent Joule Conversions

Common megacalorie values converted to the equivalent joule value
Megacalories Joules
1 Mcal 4,184,000 J
2 Mcal 8,368,000 J
3 Mcal 12,552,000 J
4 Mcal 16,736,000 J
5 Mcal 20,920,000 J
6 Mcal 25,104,000 J
7 Mcal 29,288,000 J
8 Mcal 33,472,000 J
9 Mcal 37,656,000 J
10 Mcal 41,840,000 J
11 Mcal 46,024,000 J
12 Mcal 50,208,000 J
13 Mcal 54,392,000 J
14 Mcal 58,576,000 J
15 Mcal 62,760,000 J
16 Mcal 66,944,000 J
17 Mcal 71,128,000 J
18 Mcal 75,312,000 J
19 Mcal 79,496,000 J
20 Mcal 83,680,000 J
21 Mcal 87,864,000 J
22 Mcal 92,048,000 J
23 Mcal 96,232,000 J
24 Mcal 100,416,000 J
25 Mcal 104,600,000 J
26 Mcal 108,784,000 J
27 Mcal 112,968,000 J
28 Mcal 117,152,000 J
29 Mcal 121,336,000 J
30 Mcal 125,520,000 J
31 Mcal 129,704,000 J
32 Mcal 133,888,000 J
33 Mcal 138,072,000 J
34 Mcal 142,256,000 J
35 Mcal 146,440,000 J
36 Mcal 150,624,000 J
37 Mcal 154,808,000 J
38 Mcal 158,992,000 J
39 Mcal 163,176,000 J
40 Mcal 167,360,000 J

More Megacalorie Energy Conversions

Joules
Convert to Kilojoules
1 Mcal is equal to 4,184 kilojoules
Convert to Megajoules
1 Mcal is equal to 4.184 megajoules
Convert to Gigajoules
1 Mcal is equal to 0.004184 gigajoules
Calories
Convert to Calories
1 Mcal is equal to 1,000,000 calories
Convert to Kilocalories
1 Mcal is equal to 1,000 kilocalories
Watts x Time
Convert to Watt-hours
1 Mcal is equal to 1,162.22 watt-hours
Convert to Kilowatt-hours
1 Mcal is equal to 1.162222 kilowatt-hours
Convert to Megawatt-hours
1 Mcal is equal to 0.001162 megawatt-hours
Convert to Watt-seconds
1 Mcal is equal to 4,184,000 watt-seconds
Thermal Units
Convert to British Thermal Units
1 Mcal is equal to 3,965.67 british thermal units
Convert to Million BTU
1 Mcal is equal to 0.003966 million BTU
Convert to Therms
1 Mcal is equal to 0.039657 therms
Convert to Quads
1 Mcal is equal to 3.9657E-12 quads
Electronvolts
Convert to Electronvolts
1 Mcal is equal to 26,113,999,999,999,997,898,653,696 electronvolts
Convert to Kiloelectronvolts
1 Mcal is equal to 26,113,999,999,999,999,475,712 kiloelectronvolts
Convert to Megaelectronvolts
1 Mcal is equal to 26,114,000,000,000,000,000 megaelectronvolts