Dekaton (Bithynia)

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


Dekaton or Decatum (Ancient Greek: Δέκατον) may refer to:

Dekaton (Bithynia), settlement in ancient Bithynia, now in Asiatic Turkey

Dekaton (Thrace), settlement in ancient Thrace, now in European Turkey

Black Sea
Central Anatolia
Eastern Anatolia

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