Joule Conversions

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1 Joule =
0.0002390057 Calories (Nutritional)
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Joules

A joule is the standard unit of energy.

On the surface of the Earth, it takes about 9.8 joules to lift a 1 kilogram object by 1 meter.

Calories (Nutritional)

A nutritional calorie, or kilocalorie, is commonly used in food labeling. It is equal to 4.184 kilojoules.

The average American consumes about 2,700 kilocalories per day.