›› Measurement unit: carat

Full name: carat [international]

Plural form: carats

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 0.0002

›› Similar units

carat [international]
carat [metric]
carat [pre-1913 US]
carat [UK]

›› SI unit: kilogram

The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram. The SI derived unit for weight or force is the newton.
1 kilogram is equal to 5000 carat.

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›› Definition: Carat

Carat (mass) is a unit of mass for gems. It is equal to 0.2 gram. In the United States, carat almost exclusively means the unit of mass.

›› Sample conversions: carat

carat to pud [Russia]
carat to firkin [butter, soap]
carat to flask
carat to chin [Japan]
carat to obolus [Ancient Rome]
carat to fother [lead]
carat to last [US, wool]
carat to ounce
carat to quintal [French]
carat to grain