Meteorite ?

I think I found a Meteorite?

I need Help to identify this rock , This past Summer I was out with My Metal Detector and found this about 6 inch's below the ground . It showed up as 'Iron and nickel' both on the detector. It looks like it has a Burnt Crust from entering the Earths atmosphere. The info I found trying to research meteorites say its Close to being a 'Rocky-Meteor' Maybe I should Call the Kapernick observatory ?

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MasterG says ... on Thursday, Feb 13 at 3:35 AM

Yes , I will Post an Up Date when I find a place to get it tested ...

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LauraS says ... on Wednesday, Feb 12 at 1:35 PM

Cool! If it turns out to be a meteorite, will you let us know?

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MasterG says ... on Friday, Feb 7 at 12:04 PM

Yes , most all Our valuable metals came from space , and YES If it is a Rare Stone Meteorite it could be worth more than a regular Iron ore Meteorite that are All Iron .I have looked at a lot of pictures of them and did some reading "Fingers Crossed"

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theview says ... on Friday, Feb 7 at 11:51 AM

That's cool, none of the nickle on earth was here originally. It all came in from meteors. Kapernick sounds like a good idea, good luck.

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jpmalonesr says ... on Friday, Feb 7 at 11:22 AM

Don't forget is could be worth some money to you.

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MasterG says ... on Friday, Feb 7 at 9:31 AM

When You look at it close in real life' You can see all the shiny Nickel fragments in it , Also the brown color is from the Iron Rust . I really need a University or someone to Test it that knows all about Meteorites . Any leads would be Great ... MG

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