I was wondering how I can prevent the movement of my markers when zooming out in QGIS.

I have this sample image of Auckland on a larger scale where everything seems to be ok:

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Then I zoom out a little bit and everything starts moving:

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Also when switching to the print layout everything gets into a new order. Probably I'm just missing something really obvious here...

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    Were is the symbol anchored/place is respect to the geometry?
    – Erik
    Commented Oct 6, 2020 at 8:29

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After @Erik’s comment, I found the answer quickly. I just missed that the Anchor point wasn't centred, so I just centered it and everything works fine!

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