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|Reef Aquarium|Ideal Parameter| |:--|:--| |Specific Gravity| 1.023 - 1.025| |Temperature| 72 - 78°F| |pH| 8.1 - 8.4| |Alkalinity|8 - 12 dKH | |Ammonia (NH3)|None | |Nitrite (NO2)|None | |Nitrate (NO3)|< 1.0 ppm | |Phosphate (PO4)|< 0.2 ppm | |Calcium|400 - 500 ppm | |Magnesium|1350 - 1500 ppm | |Iodine|0.06- 0.10 ppm | |Strontium|8 - 14 ppm |