MNI coordinates of Scouts from Get Coordinates

Hello everyone;
I have spotted something funny in the Get Coordiantes function that I am not sure how to interpret.

If I load a surface showing all my Scouts, and right click --> Get Coordinates, for example, on the right fusiform (bottom view, left side, pink region) the MNI coordinate I get is x=39; y=-53; z =-77 which is quite off the "normal" MNI coordinate for the FG (e.g., x = 42; y = -54; z = -14). Any formal explanation why such a difference in the z value?

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I'm not sure why you would get such low Z.
Something that went wrong in the estimation of the MNI affine transformation with SPM function spm_maff8?
Create a new subject, import the MRI only and immediately compute the MNI transformation. Then check where the default AC/PC/NAS/LPA/RPA fiducials are placed. This would be a good indication of the failure of this registration method.

Example for a point in the right fusiform of the MRI used in the introduction tutorials.
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Thanks for the suggestion, Francois, and apologies for the late reply.
So, following your procedure, it seems like the "issue" with the Z coordinates is present only on the ICBM152 default anatomy, and not on the individual anatomy I imported (see image).

I am using the default anatomy when I project the sources for group comparison purposes.
Not sure if there is something more to look into here.. Screen Shot 2020-06-02 at 9.58.47 PM Screen Shot 2020-06-02 at 10.03.44 PM

There is something wrong with your template. If I select a point close to the one you're showing, I get a correct Z coordinate:
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  1. Delete all the ICBM .zip templates you have in $HOME/.brainstorm/defaults/anatomy
  2. Make sure Brainstorm is up-to-date
  3. Right-click on (Default anatomy) > Use template > ICBM152
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