Reef tank lighting has taken a huge leap forward in the past couple of years. No longer are you restricted to simple fluorescent lighting. Smaller (5/8") T-5 HO bulbs make possible powerful reef quality lighting in a slim package. Power Compacts are available alone or in combination with Metal Halide for hard coral lighting. A wide variety of fixtures with 20000K White and Actinic Blue LED's are now available at more affordable prices.
More: T-5 HO Reef Tank Lights saltwater aquarium lights are state of the art fixtures used for reef tanks. The thin (5/8") bulbs produce almost twice as much light as standard fluorescent bulbs. Many of these lights include LED Lunar Lights as well as integrated timers.
More: LED Saltwater Aquarium Lights have gone beyond being used for Lunar Lights alone. LED lights are now used for primary lighting for Fish Only and Fish Only with Live Rock as well as reef tanks. As the price of LED lamps has come down, they are being offered in more interesting and innovative packages.