How long can SPS/LPS live for without light

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How long would it be before they die off to an extent were they becomes irretrievable

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How long would it be before they die off to an extent were they becomes irretrievable
A few days but that depends what SPS

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I did an 8 day black out when dealing with dinos.  They all went poo brown and sulked big time but did come back eventually. 

Is your light broken?

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Yes 7 days and all brown nearly 2 weeks later not a sniff of any signs of life in them 

Had to black out due to cyano and other problems tank is looking better than ever at the cost of my corals me thinks

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Yes 7 days and all brown nearly 2 weeks later not a sniff of any signs of life in them 

Had to black out due to cyano and other problems tank is looking better than ever at the cost of my corals me thinks
Give them a bit longer, took a few months...

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