Online Calculators by CalcNexus
Online Calculators by CalcNexus
HEALTH:

CALORIES BURNED CALCULATOR

Activity
Minutes
Your Weight lbs
 
Calories Burned (In the Gym)
(102.6 calories burned in 60 minutes sitting quietly)
CaloriesActivity
513Aerobics, low impact
718Aerobics, high impact
872Aerobics, 6"-8" step
1026Aerobics, 10"-12" step
410Aerobics, water
616Aerobics, teaching
718Bicycling, general
308Bike, very light, 50W
718Bike, moderate, 150W
1077Bike, vigorous, 200W
821Calisthenics, vigorous (pushups, pullups, situps)
359Calisthenics, moderate (back exercises)
821Circuit training, minimal rest
1231Rope jumping, fast
1026Rope jumping, moderate
821Rope jumping, slow
359Rowing, light, 50W
718Rowing, moderate, 100W
872Rowing, vigorous, 150W
718Ski machine, general
924Stair step machine, general
257Stretching, hatha yoga, mild
616Weight lifting, vigorous
308Weight lifting, moderate

CALCULATING CALORIES BURNED

Calories Burned Calculator This calories burned calculator estimates the amount of calories you will burn by performing the specified activity for a given amount of time. It is based on the use of metabolic equivalent (MET) intensity levels, where 1 MET is the resting metabolic rate while sitting quietly. The METs used in this calculator come from "Compendium of Physical Activities: An update of activity codes and MET Intensities", Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine: Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, September 2000.

The actual amount of calories burned depends upon a number of factors, including age, gender, body mass, body fat percentage, and environmental conditions. So, please note that the values calculated are only estimates. However, it can be useful to compare different types of activities.

The calculator uses the following formula to account for body mass:
Calories Burned = Duration in Minutes x ((MET x 3.5 x weight in kg)/200).

General rule of thumb for telling the difference between light, moderate, and vigorous intensity:
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Disclaimer: This calorie calculator is only for informational purposes. The results are only estimates and are not guaranteed. The information should not be construed as medical advice.