Luminous Intensity Unit Conversion





Most often used measurement conversion

Candelas to Candlepower (cd to cp) converter
1 Candela (cd) is equal 1.0193679918451 Candlepower (cp) use this converter
Candlepower to Candelas (cp to cd) converter
1 Candlepower is equal 0.981 Candela (cd) use this converter


Luminous intensity - a photometric quantity describing the perceivable, visible brightness of light. The SI unit for luminous intensity is the Candela (cd).

Units of measurement

Candela (cd), Lumen per steradian (lm/sr), Hefnerkerze (HK), Candlepower

About Luminous Intensity Unit Conversion tool.

We use rounding at This means that some results will be rounded to avoid the numbers getting too long. While often rounding works up to a specific decimal place, we’ve decided that limiting the length of the result to 13 digits would be more favorable to keep the results consistent. The converters accept scientific notation and converts immediately.