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A few questions about suit jacket measurements

I am trying to take measurements of my best fitting suit, but I am not sure whether or not I am doing it right. Here is the description of my issue.

When measuring armhole, the image in your measurement guide shows the tape measure reaching the edge under the armhole where the sleeve attaches to the jacket, which also coincides with the seam on the side of the jacket. But in my best fitting jacket the seam is about 3-4 cm (1.5-2 inches) away from the edge. This also translates into confusion with half-back measurement (not sure if it is meant to be from center back seam to bottom of armhole OR from center back seam to lower sleeve-to-jacket seam). How should I measure armhole and half back in this case?

I will add some pictures to illustrate my problem.
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