Joules to calories (J to cal)

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Energy Conversions: convert joules to calories
Type in the number of joules you want to convert to calories

Joules to calories conversion table (chart)

The conversion table to the right is a default, short version of the joules to calories conversion table. You also have an option to create the joules to calories conversion table for the specific values you need. You can choose the initial value (in joules), the increment and the number of rows you want to show up in the conversion table.To create your customized joules to calories conversion table, click on the 'create conversion table' button.

joule (J)calorie (cal)

Conversion Formula

By using the online converter calculator on this page, you can calculate how many calories are in 'X' joules (X is the number of joules you want to convert to calories). In order to convert a value from joules to calories (from J to cal) simply type the number of joules to be converted to calories and then click on the 'convert' button. The formula used for converting a specific value from joules to calories is:

X joules * cf = Y calories

X = the specific value to be converted (in joules)
cf = the conversion factor from joules to calories
Y = the result (in calories)

Let's suppose that you have a value of energy of 307 joules and want to express it in calories.
307 J = (307 × 0.23900573613767) cal
307 J = 73.374760994264 cal

Conversion factor

1 joule is equal to 0.23900573613767 calorie
(1 J = 0.23900573613767 cal )

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