# kcal to Erg Conversion

## Kilocalorie (international) to Erg Conversion - Convert Kilocalorie (international) to Erg (kcal to erg)

### You are currently converting Energy units from Kilocalorie (international) to Erg

1 Kilocalorie (international) (kcal)

=

41868000000 Erg (erg)

Kilocalorie (international) : The kilocalorie, sometimes call kilogram calorie is a measurement unit of energy. It is defined as the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree Celsius. The symbol of kilocalorie is kcal. The kilocalorie is commonly used in measuring the calorific, heating, or metabolizing value of foods. It is equal to 1000 calories, or approximately 4.2 kilojoules.

Erg : Erg (short for ergon) is a measurement unit of energy and mechanical work used in physics, equal to 10−7 joules. It is defined as the amount of work done by a force of one dyne exerted for a distance of one centimeter. The unit of erg originated in the CGS (centimetre–gram–second) system of units, equal to one gram centimeter-squared per second-squared (g•cm2/s2).

### Energy Conversion Calculator

1 Kilocalorie (international) = 41868000000 Erg

### FAQ about kcal to Erg Conversion

1 kilocalorie (international) (kcal) is equal to 41868000000 erg (erg).

1kcal = 41868000000erg

The Energy E in erg (erg) is equal to the Energy E in kilocalorie (international) (kcal) times 41868000000, that conversion formula:

E(erg) = E(kcal) × 41868000000

One Kilocalorie (international) is equal to 41868000000 Erg:

1kcal = 1kcal × 41868000000 = 41868000000erg

1000 Erg is equal to 0 Kilocalorie (international):

1000erg = 1000erg / 41868000000 = 0kcal

E(erg) = 5(kcal) × 41868000000 = 209340000000erg