Led aquarium lighting – is one of issues to which much of amateur aquatics do not usually give all importance it deserves. It is responsible for providing adequate light for life of our fish and plants and provides more beauty to aquarium. Aquarium should be lit by artificial light adequate because natural light has an excessive intensity and promote overgrowth of algae which in turn will undermine growth of plants. Besides this our movement past illuminated aquarium daylight produces shadows and stable scare fish.
By using led aquarium lighting is illuminated from above as in nature and fish may not receive any shade so they will be calmer and better able to observe whole. Fish are used in nature to swim in shady areas so we could resort to use of points of light to leave some areas of shadows. Usually if we plant often entire surface of aquarium thus resort to conveniently illuminate entire surface of aquarium.
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Regarding placement of led aquarium lighting it is advisable to install near water surface and towards front of aquarium because in this way we will see a more vivid in colorful of our fish, which only occurs when light strikes them from front (from front of tank but above water surface never through windscreen). It is important that lamps are near water because it is denser than air and thus light losses are greater, if we increase distance of lamps with water surface we can lose up to 3/4 light.