**Full name:** carat [metric]

**Plural form:** carats

**Category type:** weight

**Scale factor:** 0.0002

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 [metric].

Valid units must be of the **weight** type.

You can use this form to select from known units:

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.

carat [metric] to mic

carat [metric] to dram [apothecaries]

carat [metric] to myriagram

carat [metric] to tan [China]

carat [metric] to gram

carat [metric] to rebah

carat [metric] to quartern-loaf

carat [metric] to oka [Turkey]

carat [metric] to seer [Pakistan]