How many calories burned whilst swimming?

I started learning to swim 5 months ago. Currently, I mainly do breastroke, and swim 861 metres in approx. 50 minutes. I realise I am a slow swimmer but is this pace ok for someone who recently started learning to swim or is it still slow? I am 62 kg and 5"2. I have used several online calorie counters, and... show more I started learning to swim 5 months ago. Currently, I mainly do breastroke, and swim 861 metres in approx. 50 minutes. I realise I am a slow swimmer but is this pace ok for someone who recently started learning to swim or is it still slow? I am 62 kg and 5"2. I have used several online calorie counters, and the results vary from 200 to 500 calories. Roughly how many calories am I burning as I swim?
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