How many kiloampere in 1 amp?
The answer is 0.001.
We assume you are converting between kiloampere and ampere.
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The SI base unit for electric current is the ampere.
1 ampere is equal to 0.001 kiloampere, or 1 amp.
Note that rounding errors may occur, so always check the results.
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››Quick conversion chart of kiloampere to amp

1 kiloampere to amp = 1000 amp

2 kiloampere to amp = 2000 amp

3 kiloampere to amp = 3000 amp

4 kiloampere to amp = 4000 amp

5 kiloampere to amp = 5000 amp

6 kiloampere to amp = 6000 amp

7 kiloampere to amp = 7000 amp

8 kiloampere to amp = 8000 amp

9 kiloampere to amp = 9000 amp

10 kiloampere to amp = 10000 amp

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The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kiloampere = 10^{3} ampere.

››Definition: Amp

In physics, the ampere (symbol: A, often informally abbreviated to amp) is the SI base unit used to measure electrical currents. The present definition, adopted by the 9th CGPM in 1948 is: "one ampere is that constant current which, if maintained in two straight parallel conductors of infinite length, of negligible circular cross-section, and placed one metre apart in vacuum, would produce between these conductors a force equal to 2 × 10^{-7} newton per metre of length".

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