# Tons to Carats Converter

Enter the weight in tons below to get the value converted to carats.

## Result in Carats:

1 t = 4,535,923.7 ct

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## How to Convert Tons to Carats

To convert a measurement in tons to a measurement in carats, multiply the weight by the following conversion ratio: 4,535,923.7 carats/ton.

Since one ton is equal to 4,535,923.7 carats, you can use this simple formula to convert:

carats = tons × 4,535,923.7

The weight in carats is equal to the weight in tons multiplied by 4,535,923.7.

For example, here's how to convert 5 tons to carats using the formula above.
carats = (5 t × 4,535,923.7) = 22,679,618.5 ct

### How Many Carats Are in a Ton?

There are 4,535,923.7 carats in a ton, which is why we use this value in the formula above.

1 t = 4,535,923.7 ct

## What Is a Ton?

One ton, also known as a short ton or a US ton, is equal to 2,000 pounds and is mostly used in the US as a unit of weight.[1] One ton is equal to 907.18474 kilograms.

The ton is a US customary unit of weight. A ton is sometimes also referred to as a short ton. Tons can be abbreviated as t; for example, 1 ton can be written as 1 t.

The short ton should not be confused with the long ton, which is used mostly in the United Kingdom, or the metric ton which is used in most other countries.

## What Is a Carat?

The carat is a unit of mass/weight equal to 200 milligrams.[2]

A carat is sometimes also referred to as a metric carat. Carats can be abbreviated as ct, and are also sometimes abbreviated as CD. For example, 1 carat can be written as 1 ct or 1 CD.

## Ton to Carat Conversion Table

Table showing various ton measurements converted to carats.
Tons Carats
0.000001 t 4.5359 ct
0.000002 t 9.0718 ct
0.000003 t 13.61 ct
0.000004 t 18.14 ct
0.000005 t 22.68 ct
0.000006 t 27.22 ct
0.000007 t 31.75 ct
0.000008 t 36.29 ct
0.000009 t 40.82 ct
0.0000001 t 0.453592 ct
0.000001 t 4.5359 ct
0.00001 t 45.36 ct
0.0001 t 453.59 ct
0.001 t 4,536 ct
0.01 t 45,359 ct
0.1 t 453,592 ct
1 t 4,535,924 ct

## References

1. United States Department of Agriculture, Weights, Measures, and Conversion Factors for Agricultural Commodities and Their Products, https://www.ers.usda.gov/webdocs/publications/41880/33132_ah697_002.pdf
2. National Institute of Standards and Technology, Precious Metals Conversion Information, https://www.nist.gov/pml/owm/laws-and-regulations/precious-metals-conversion