Hex #8978b8 or rgb(137,120,184) in RGB space is the tint of purple violet. It has hue angle of 255.94 degrees, value = 72 and saturation = 35. #8978b8 can be obtained by mixing 4 colors: 3 drops of magenta, 5 drops of blue, 1 drop of green, 4 drops of white.
Nearest safe hex - #9966cc. Below you can see the block with #8978b8 color and its structure: in procentage ratio and in drops of pigments. Click "TRY" button to move #8978b8 to the mixer and play with it.