Hex #8b839b or rgb(139,131,155) in RGB space is the tint of purple violet. It has hue angle of 260.00 degrees, value = 61 and saturation = 15. #8b839b can be obtained by mixing 4 colors: 4 drops of red, 1 drop of magenta, 5 drops of cyan, 1 drop of white.
Nearest safe hex - #999999. Below you can see the block with #8b839b color and its structure: in procentage ratio and in drops of pigments. Click "TRY" button to move #8b839b to the mixer and play with it.