Hex #8e8197 or rgb(142,129,151) in RGB space is the tint of purple. It has hue angle of 275.45 degrees, value = 59 and saturation = 15. #8e8197 can be obtained by mixing 4 colors: 1 drop of red, 2 drops of blue, 4 drops of white, 2 drops of black.
Nearest safe hex - #999999. Below you can see the block with #8e8197 color and its structure: in procentage ratio and in drops of pigments. Click "TRY" button to move #8e8197 to the mixer and play with it.