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post #1 of 3 Old 03-13-2007, 12:17 AM Thread Starter
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When to turn on/off lights.

I know this is a newbie question but I have a 20g tank that I just got and am cycling with fancy guppies. 2 males and 4 females. During the day I have the light on but I was wondering how long should I leave the light on during the night? Am I suppose to just leave it on the whole time or do fishes need nighttime also?
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post #2 of 3 Old 03-13-2007, 01:55 AM
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i could be wrong, but im fairly sure that its ok to turn the lights off at night. as in nature.... it gets dark...

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post #3 of 3 Old 03-13-2007, 04:30 AM
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Give your tank 10 hours of light.

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