Hex #998eaa or rgb(153,142,170) in RGB space is the tint of purple. It has hue angle of 263.57 degrees, value = 67 and saturation = 16. #998eaa can be obtained by mixing 3 colors: 1 drop of yellow, 2 drops of magenta, 2 drops of cyan.
Nearest safe hex - #999999. Below you can see the block with #998eaa color and its structure: in procentage ratio and in drops of pigments. Click "TRY" button to move #998eaa to the mixer and play with it.