A candela is the unit of measure for light produced from a given source, used to measure the output of high intensity LEDs. A lumen is the amount of light striking a given surface, commonly used when measuring the intensity of incandescent lights. While these are two different measurements, there is an approximate conversion between the two units.
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Multiply candelas by 12.57 to get the number of lumens.
Divide the number of lumens by 12.57 to get the number of candelas.
Convert millicandelas to lumens by multiplying the millicandelas by 0.01257. The millicandela, which is another common measurement, equals 1/1,000 of a candela.
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