Hex #8e8a8e or rgb(142,138,142) in RGB space is the tint of magenta. It has hue angle of 300.00 degrees, value = 56 and saturation = 3. #8e8a8e can be obtained by mixing 4 colors: 2 drops of red, 2 drops of cyan, 3 drops of white, 2 drops of black.
Nearest safe hex - #999999. Below you can see the block with #8e8a8e color and its structure: in procentage ratio and in drops of pigments. Click "TRY" button to move #8e8a8e to the mixer and play with it.