Bubble completely deflated?

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    Hi all, I have this bubble coral in my aquarium for about 4 months now and it’s been doing great. I have been feeding it every ather week small pieces of fish. But today I got home and its completely deflated from ist normal size do I need to worry.
    Parameters:
    Salinity: 1.025
    Temp: 26.4
    Calcium: 450
    Magnesium: 1300
    NO2: not detectable
    NO3: not detectable
    Po4: 0
    Lights: 6x 54W T5's

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    What is your PH and dKh readings..? Sorry hope I'm typing right as I'm on my phone..
     
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    Do you have any fish that might be harassing it ?
    Look carefully for any signs of tissue damage or recession.
     
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    Only have a yellow tang and 4 blue/green chromis in the tank. I have looked at it very carefully and there is definitely no tissue damage or recession.
     
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