Hex #8e8497 or rgb(142,132,151) in RGB space is the tint of purple. It has hue angle of 271.58 degrees, value = 59 and saturation = 13. #8e8497 can be obtained by mixing 4 colors: 1 drop of yellow, 2 drops of red, 2 drops of magenta, 4 drops of cyan.
Nearest safe hex - #999999. Below you can see the block with #8e8497 color and its structure: in procentage ratio and in drops of pigments. Click "TRY" button to move #8e8497 to the mixer and play with it.