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Old 09-12-2011, 10:58 PM   #1
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Are corals more colorful at night?

Is it normal for corals to be like brown during the day and nine and colorful under lunar lighting?
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the blue hue of the lighting brings out the natural colors better
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the blue hue of the lighting brings out the natural colors better
I have the odyssea 14k metal halide system but was thinking of maybe getting odyssea 20k bulbs?

What are your thoughts?
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I have the odyssea 20k MH bulb and it is blueish but I plan on ordering a better quality bulb so I can have better par and hopefully a more distinct blue.
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20k would deff bring color out more. alot more. you sure the other bulbs are actinic?
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This is my 20k Odyssea bulb over my rimless. You can kinda make out the blue....

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sps brands 14k is about the blue of that 20k
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I'm fixing to buy an XM 20k from BRS if the price is right tomorrow.
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now thatll be some more blue! lol
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