Dekaton (Bithynia)

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Dekaton (Ancient Greek: Δέκατον) was a settlement and station of ancient Bithynia on the road east of Nicomedia, 10 Roman miles east of Nicomedia, whence the name.

Its site is located near 10 Roman miles east of Nicomedia in Asiatic Turkey.[1][2]


  1. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 52, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 40°43′16″N 30°05′51″E / 40.72108°N 30.097628°E / 40.72108; 30.097628