hey guys. i need help with a scale. Ive been googleing for about an hour now and its driving me crazy. I have no clue which scale to use. basically I made a riff and I want to write a song from it. can anyone tell me what scale its on?

heres the fret positions n no particular order.

|-X---|------|----X-|-----|-----| <----finger movement

3* 4 5* 6 7* <---- frets

sorry bout the crookedness.
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Assuming that I'm reading your chart right, I will say:

It could be tons of different things, but the two easiest would be C Minor or G major.

I'm going to have to say that, based off of those notes, its probably a Cm.
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It doesn't really matter what scale/key it's in. If you have "wrong" notes in there, they would be considered "accidentals".
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It doesn't completely fit into any scale (other than chromatic of course). If that Eb wasn't there, it could be G minor pent.
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