Turning my lights on for the first time

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Hello,

I have been running my 75 gallon reef tank with 2 clowns and 2 cardinal fish for almost 2 months. I’ve had the lights off since then.

I am going to slowly start turning the lights on. Any advice on how I should start turning the lights on? Ie. low intensity? Low on time?

Any advice is appreciated!
 

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what light are you using? i would say maybe 20%-30% blue and 6%-8% white. Or a combination that you like color wise. I persoanlly like the 12-14K look during the day but at night it goes to 20K or there abouts.
 
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what light are you using? i would say maybe 20%-30% blue and 6%-8% white. Or a combination that you like color wise. I persoanlly like the 12-14K look during the day but at night it goes to 20K or there abouts.
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I’m running 2 of these with a controller about 11in from the water line.
 
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